Assaulted Kirkby man left with broken ankle

A man was hospitalised with a broken ankle after being assaulted by a group of men in Kirkby-in-Ashfield.


The attack happened at about 11.30pm Saturday, 9 December as the victim was walking along Southwell Lane, near to the junction of Lowmoor Road.

A Nottinghmashire Police spokesman said: “He was assaulted by several males and sustained a severely broken ankle as a result. He needed hospital treatment for his injuries.”

The offenders, who are white and about 18-24-years-old, ran off towards Lowmoor Road.

Anyone who saw what happened or who has any information which could help officers with their enquiries should contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 136 of 10 December.lvb