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Appeal for witnesses after assault in Alfreton

Posted on 19th September 2018

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a man was allegedly assaulted on Rodgers Lane in Alfreton, close to the turning for the High Street.

The incident happened between 4.15 and 4.45pm on Tuesday September 4.

The 40-year-old man reported that he had been assaulted by several men, who kicked and punched him.

One of the men was wearing a skeleton mask and is alleged to have threatened the man with a knife. They are described as being in their 20s.

After the assault, the 40-year-old man ran down the High Street towards Boots, where a further altercation is said to have taken place.

If you witnessed either incident, believe you might have dash cam footage or have any information that could assist our investigation, please get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

Please quote the reference number 18000431320 and the name of the officer in the case, PC Grant Weller, in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.

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