AN 11-year-old boy was assaulted in a Somerset village on Tuesday, March 16.

A man approached the boy in the Doniford Road area of Williton.

The boy was not injured as a result of the incident and described the man as white.

“Among the enquiries taking place will be a review of CCTV from around the local area," a spokesperson for Minehead and West Somerset Neighbourhood policing said.

“We’d like to reassure the public that this is an isolated incident and no further incidents have been reported to us.

“Reassurance patrols are being carried out by the local neighbourhood team, so if you have any concerns or information, please speak to an officer.

“If you saw anything or have information to assist the investigation please call 101 quoting 5221055709”