Musician assaulted outside pub

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A 21-year-old man has been arrested after a musician was hit in the face outside an Ilkeston pub.

Police were called to the Trumpet Inn on Cotmanhay Road at 4.30pm on Thursday afternoon after reports of an assault.

The 20-year-old victim suffered an injured nose and told officers he had been punched in the face and fell to the floor before being punched again.

A man was arrested shortly after the incident.