Four youths arrested in connection with assaults on Normanton Road in Derby

Posted on 31st December 2014

Officers investigating an assault on a 20-year-old man on Normanton Road in Derby on Monday December 29 have arrested four people.

Three 17-year-old youths and a 14-year-old, who are all from Derby were arrested yesterday and overnight last night December 30/31 in connection with the assault.  They all remain in police custody.

Police were called to Normanton Road at about 6.50pm on Monday December 29 to a report of youths fighting in the street.

One youth and a 20-year-old man were injured and the window of the bookmakers William Hill was broken.

The injured youth, who is 17-years-old and from Normanton, is being treated in hospital for a puncture wound in his back.  The man, who is also from Normanton, sustained minor injuries.

Anyone with information can ring the police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Do you need a quick answer to a general question? Then we recommend you visit the national Ask The Police web site.