BREAKING NEWS: violent attack at Hucknall house

A MAN was left with a fractured cheekbone and other injuries after being violently attacked at a house in Hucknall.

Two men, wearing hoods, carried out the assault at a property on Roughs Wood Lane at 5.15 pm on Tuesday (December 20).

The victim was taken to the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham for treatment but has since been discharged.

Police have launched an investigation.

Det Con Neil Allsop, of Hucknall CID, said: “This was a nasty assault, which appears to be completely unprovoked. We are keen to speak to anyone who may have been in the vicinity of Roughs Wood Lane at the time, in particular a cyclist who may have seen the two men on the road.”

Witnesses or anyone with further information is asked to contact Det Con Allsop on 101 (extension 804 4737). Alternatively, call the free and confidential Crimestoppers hotline on 0800 555111.