Man assaulted outside pub

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Police in Ripley are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted outside a pub in the town centre.

At around 10.45pm on Sunday, October 28 a 29-year-old man was punched outside the White Lion pub on the Market Place following an earlier argument.

The victim fell to the ground and suffered a broken cheekbone.

A 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault. He has been released on bail pending further inquiries.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the assault.

Anyone with information is asked to call Derbyshire police on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.