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Man ‘punched a number of times’ in Derbyshire street attack

Police are investigating the attack.
Police are investigating the attack.

Police are appealing for witnesses to an alleged assault on a man in Ripley.

The alleged victim was reportedly attacked by two men on Grosvenor Road, Ripley, between 9pm and 9.45pm on Wednesday, July 11.

It is alleged he was punched a number of times to his face and upper body.

A 20-year-old man was arrested on the night and released under investigation.

Officers would particularly like to speak to two men and a woman who assisted the injured man shortly afterwards.

If you witnessed the incident, or have any information, get in touch by calling Derbyshire Constabulary on 101.

Quote the reference number 18000325235 and the name of the officer in the case, PC Chris Milnes.

Or you can call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.