Police are determining whether a teenage boy accused of assault can be dealt with under the Young Offenders Act.
Police said the teenager allegedly punched another teenage boy during an altercation at the corner of Hardinge and Charlotte Sts in Deniliquin about 2.40pm on Saturday.
The second teen suffered bruising, swelling and redness to the eye.
Police said there is reportedly mobile phone footage of the alleged incident.
North Deni theft
Police are investigating the theft of two car batteries from a business in north Deniliquin.
The batteries were reportedly left in a trailer at the depot.
They were discovered missing on Tuesday, and are believed to have been taken some time in the last three weeks.
Police have been asked to intervene in the continual theft of recyclable products from a Mathoura home.
A Mathoura resident said cans have been missing periodically over a period of time.
The cans were being collected for recycling.