Para Vista, Adelaide: Boy, 14, charged after allegedly assaulting woman

A boy has been arrested and charged with assault after allegedly attacking a woman walking along a street in broad daylight.

The 14-year-old allegedly approached the woman on Neville Avenue, in Para Vista, in Adelaide’s north, to ask for directions at around 7.30pm on Monday.

He then apparently tried to drag her into nearby bushes before the woman started screaming.

CCTV captured the boy walking behind the woman in the area before the alleged attack

CCTV captured the boy walking behind the woman in the area before the alleged attack

The boy ran away and the woman was not injured.

The 14-year-old was arrested Tuesday night at a home in the same neighborhood and charged with indecent assault.

He was granted bail and will appear in the Adelaide Youth Court on April 5.

CCTV captured the boy walking behind the woman in the area before the alleged attack.