Teenager head-butted in Buxton street attack

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was head-butted as he walked along a street in Buxton.

The 15-year-old boy was on Charles Street, walking under what is locally known as ‘Aldi Bridge’, when he was assaulted by the man, requiring hospital treatment for a suspected broken nose.

The incident took place between 8.15am and 8.40am on Thursday May 1.

Police say the suspect, described as being of a scruffy appearance, was white, wearing white trainers with black laces and black tracksuit bottoms with stripes down the side.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Helen Sayers on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.