Man charged following fight on market place

A MAN has been charged following a stabbing in Belper Market Place on Saturday.

Calum Taylor Souden, 24, has been charged with section 18 wounding.

The victim, a 45-year-old man, was not seriously injured in the incident which took place shortly before midnight.

He has since been released from hospital.

A second man was taken to hospital after being injured in what police believe was a fight.

A police spokesman said the force was still trying to discover the weapon, which could have been a knife or broken bottle.

Police in Belper are appealing for witnesses to the incident.

They can call police on 0345 123 3333 or crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.