A topless thug has been caught on camera attacking a schoolboy in a shop while he was working.
Shocking footage shows a 14-year-old man being attacked by a man allegedly trying to drink alcohol from a coast cutter in Swift, Salford.
The teen’s mother has spoken of her horror after attacking her while working a Saturday shift.
She claims that she asked the two men to pour the beer, which they took back if they were not paying for it.
CCTV footage shows the man punching a teenager several times around 7.30pm on September 5.
It also shows a man without a shirt walking out of the shop several times and re-entering because he keeps laying the boy down.
His mother, who did not want to be named, said her son was about 15 years old and had been left scared to leave home.
He told MenHe was at work on Sunday when the boy came with another boy and tried to steal some beer.
“My son has told them they have to keep it back or pay for it, so obviously that’s what happened.
“I don’t know exactly what was said because my son hasn’t talked much about it.
“He did not have to go to the hospital but he has a black eye on the part of his face where he was killed.
‘Someone should know this’
“He was complaining of headaches later and we haven’t sent him to school for the last two days.
“I don’t think he feels comfortable leaving home at the moment and he hasn’t returned to work.
“We just wanted him to spend a little money on work and that’s what happens.
“I just want to find this guy. Someone should know him.”
Greater Manchester Police and Coast Cutter have been contacted for comment.