Video: Pregnant woman in Perth attacked by teenager

  • 07/09/2022

A video of a pregnant woman who was brutally attacked by a teenager whilst walking her two children in broad daylight has been released by police in Australia.

On Monday (local time), at around 12:40 pm the 37-year-old was taking her children for a stroll in a pram when a 15-year-old confronted her whilst riding a scooter. reported CCTV footage showed the 15 -year-old dragging the mum along the concrete footpath by her hair as she clings on to her pram.

The two children in the pram could be heard screaming as it crashed to the ground.

Western Australia police arrested the teenager where they alleged the teenager had attempted to steal the mother's handbag. reported the pregnant woman suffered from minor cuts and bruises but fell in her stomach, with officers concerned for her unborn child.

The teenager was charged with robbery and is set to appear in court on September 13.