Five arrested after Long Eaton assault

Five people have been arrested in connection with a serious assault in Long Eaton.

Police were called to Clifford Street at around 2am on Sunday June 17 after a member of the public found a man unconscious in a front garden.

The 28-year-old was taken to the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham with head injuries, which are not thought to be life-threatening.

Witnesses said a group of people had been seen leaving the street in a car.

Officers searched the area and arrested three men and two women in a car in connection with the assault.

They have been questioned and released on bail.

Police closed the road while inquiries were conducted.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.