Matlock assault leaves victim hospitalised

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Police are investigating an assault in Matlock after the victim had to be hospitalised.

A 28-year-old man is in hospital following the assault in the early hours of Saturday morning, November 15.

Derbyshire police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which happened in the Bolehill area, of Matlock.

A police spokesman said: “Anyone who may have seen or heard a disturbance in the Bolehill road, or ‘the Lanes’ area of the village between 2am and 3.30am is urged to contact Derbyshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 155, of November 15.”

Witnesses or anyone with information can call Derbyshire Constabulary on 101.