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Man punched in the face in an unprovoked attack

Posted on 3rd January 2017

We are appealing for witnesses after a man was punched in the face during an unprovoked attack.

Sometime between 2am and 3am on Tuesday, December 27, a man heard a knock at the front door of a house he was staying at, in Beaufort Street, Chaddesden.

The 60-year-old answered the door to a man who punched him in the face before leaving. The man suffered a broken cheekbone.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call DC Daniel Handley-Farrell on 101, quoting reference 16000433146.

Alternatively, send him a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of our website

You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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