Posted on 12th September 2017
Officers investigating an incident in Eckington where a 21-year-old man was injured are appealing for information.
On Sunday, September 10 at around 6.30am a 21-year-old man drove to Gashouse Lane where he was due to collect a relation from a party which was being held in a wooded area.
An altercation took place with a youth on arrival and the man received injuries to his back, head and legs. He was taken to Northern General Hospital where he remains.
Detective Sergeant Adam Gascoigne said: “We would like to speak to anyone who was in the area that night that may have any further information.
“I am aware that there has been a lot of information relating to this incident on social media sites. I would ask that rather than posting information on such sites that people forward any information to us, no matter how small or irrelevant it may seem. “
Anyone that was at the party or who might have information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Adam Gascoigne on 101 quoting reference number 17000388434.
Alternatively, send him a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of our website www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.