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Witness appeal following disturbance in Buxton

Alert message sent 12/02/2020 10:30:00

Information sent on behalf of Derbyshire Constabulary

We are appealing for witnesses to a disturbance in Fairfield, Buxton, where a man was allegedly seen with a knife.

Officers were called to an incident involving a group fighting on Fairfield Road, near to Mellor and Smith Funeral Directors, at around 12.30pm on Saturday 25 January.

An 18 year old man and a 16 year old boy were arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon at the scene and have been bailed pending further inquiries.

No one has reported any injuries as a result of the incident.

We would like to hear from anyone who may have seen or heard the disturbance, or who may have CCTV or dashcam footage of the incident.

If you have any information which you think could help with our inquiries, please get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

Please quote the reference number 2*47445 and name of the officer in the case, PC Kate Barlow, in any correspondence.
  • Facebook – send us a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
  • Twitter – direct message our contact centre on @DerPolContact
  • Website – complete the online contact form
  • Phone – call us on 101.
You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.
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