Cops appeal after assault in town

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Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Shirebrook.

On Saturday, two men were on Main Street having a cigarette when they were approached by a group of men.

One of the group punched a man in the face. He was described as 5ft 3ins tall with short black hair. He was wearing a black T-shirt with Adidas written in white on the back.

The group were then joined by more men and continued to assault the two men.

One of the group was described as wearing a blue hooded top with grey jogging bottoms. Another member of the group arrived in a green Volkswagen Passatt.

Anyone with information is asked to call Shirebrook police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.