Man left with serious facial injuries after assault outside Derbyshire takeaway

The victim suffered serious facial injuries.
The victim suffered serious facial injuries.

Police have released images of a man who suffered serious facial injuries after being punched outside a Derbyshire takeaway.

The incident occurred on Sunday, December 17 between 2.45am and 2.50am when the victim intervened in a fight in which two to three other people were involved.

PC Gareth Podmore said: ”This was a particularly nasty assault that has had a profound effect on the victim, who was out enjoying himself on a festive night out.

“He has been left with a fractured eye socket and cuts to his face.

“I’d like to appeal, once again, for any witnesses who may have seen this vicious attack – to come forward.”

If you witnessed the incident, in Glossop, or can offer any further information, call DC Gareth Podmore on 101 quoting reference number 17000549114 or send him a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of the website www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.