Appeal after assault in Buxton

Police are appealing for information after a woman needed hospital treatment after she was assaulted in Buxton.

The 24-year-old had gone out to the smoking area at the Spa Bar at 1.30am on Sunday morning when she was approached by a woman who kicked her knee. She was knocked to the floor and then had her hair pulled.

The offender, who was not know to the victim, then walked off across the Market Place.

Anyone with any information or who may have witnessed the incident is asked to call police on 0345 123 33 33.