Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was assaulted near to the Freshbrook Village Centre.
The incident happened at the roundabout on Worsley Road, behind the Tesco store, at around 8pm on Thursday 24 August 2017.
A fifteen-year-old boy was assaulted by an unknown male.
The victim, although shaken was not seriously hurt.
PC Jonathan Pearce said: “We are particularly keen to hear from the occupants inside a red car which stopped to help the victim – if that was you please come forward.
“Also, if anyone heard or saw anything suspicious in the area at this time, please contact me.”
If you can help with our enquiries please contact police on 101 or anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.