Pair arrested after man was assaulted in Staveley

Derbyshire Police officers are appealing for information after a man was assaulted in Staveley last night (Thursday, April 19).

Friday, 20th April 2018, 12:50 pm
Updated Friday, 20th April 2018, 12:51 pm

Colleagues from the East Midlands Ambulance Service alerted officers to the incident in Market Place at 9pm.

Paramedics treated a 36-year-old man who had been assaulted during an altercation.

He was taken to the Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, where he was kept in overnight for treatment to a minor injury.

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A 33-year-old man and a 14-year-old teenage boy, both from Chesterfield, have been arrested on suspicion of assault in relation to the incident. They remain in police custody.

Officers are continuing their enquiries.

Anyone with information that may be able to help officers should call Derbyshire police on the non-emergency 101 number quoting reference number 18*177376. Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.