North Derbyshire residents shocked by serious assault amid reports man was 'stabbed'

A north Derbyshire community is in shock after waking up to news of a ‘serious assault’ last night.

Tuesday, 30th March 2021, 8:49 pm

Derbyshire police were called to Westthorpe Road, Killamarsh, at about 10pm last night after reports of a disturbance at a house.

Posting on the Killamarsh Voice Facebook group, Sally Nicholls said: “Oh my word my condolences to the family.”

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The man was found injured at the junction of Westthorpe Road and Upperthorpe Road, Killamarsh.

Other residents on the group asked if the person who had been ‘stabbed’ was ok.

A Derbyshire police spokesperson said: “Officers are still at the scene and part of Westthorpe Road is closed while the investigation continues.”

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