Man suffers 'bruising and cuts to face' after being attacked in Heanor

Police are appealing for information after a man was allegedly assaulted in Heanor.

The 37-year-old reported being punched and kicked to the ground on Wilmot Street, near to the Cosy flats building and the bus stop, at around 10.45pm on September 29.

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He suffered bruising and cuts to the face and was taken to hospital for treatment.

A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesperson said: "We would particularly like to trace a group of people, which we believe to be teenagers aged around 14 to 16 years, who had gathered in a group on the street around the time of the incident."

Witnesses or anyone with information should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting reference number 19*519235 and name of the officer in the case, PC Mark Wright.

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