SERIOUS ASSAULT: Teens arrested after man 'attacked with brick and bottle' in Chesterfield

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Two teenagers have been arrested after a 'serious assault' on a man in Chesterfield.

Members of the public called police at around 10.30pm on Friday to report a fight near the Donut roundabout.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a 46-year-old man who is believed to have been attacked with a brick and a bottle.

The man, who suffered head and facial injuries, was taken to Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesman described the assault as 'serious' and said the victim's injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Following the incident, two boys, aged 14 and 15, were arrested on suspicion of assault occasioning actual bodily harm with intent.

They have both been released under investigation.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the incident should call police on 101, quoting reference number 18000121826.