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Fifth person arrested in connection with the assault on Gerard Street, Derby

Posted on 8th September 2014

Officers investigating an alleged assault in Gerard Street in Derby have arrested a fifth person. 

A 33-year-old woman was arrested at noon today (Monday September 8, 2014) at a house in Littleover.  She will be questioned this afternoon.

A 26-year-old woman, who was one of the four people who were arrested at the weekend, was released yesterday without charge.  Three other people remain in police custody.

Just after 9pm on Saturday September 6 2014 police attended an address on Gerard Street in Derby. A number of people had allegedly forced their way into the premises and assaulted the occupants.

 Officers have been told that some type of firearm was discharged both inside and outside the property. Police are working to confirm this.

Two occupants of the house sustained minor injuries, but not as a result of being shot.

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