Three women involved in 'altercation' in Chesterfield

A police cordon is in place on Saltergate in Chesterfield after what police describe as an 'altercation involving three women'.

Tuesday, 1st November 2016, 9:27 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 5:03 pm
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A teenage girl and two women have been arrested following the incident, which happened at about 4.20am.

A Derbyshire police spokesman said: "An investigation is in its early stages to establish the circumstances of what happened and a cordon remains in place.

"A 17-year-old girl was arrested on suspicion of assault, a 46-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon and a 28-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage.

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The police cordon on Saltergate in Chesterfield.

"All three women remain in police custody."

The police cordon on Saltergate in Chesterfield.