Four men armed with weapons assault a man in Hucknall.

It's believed the suspects headed off on foot towards Hazel Grove.
It's believed the suspects headed off on foot towards Hazel Grove.

Police investigating a report of an aggravated burglary in Hucknall are appealing for  any witnesses or anyone with any information to come forward.

Officers were called to an address in Florence Street at about 11.13pm last night Friday, July 27.

It was reported that a man had been assaulted by a group of four men armed with weapons outside a property in Florence Street.

It's believed the suspects headed off on foot towards Hazel Grove.

The victim was taken to hospital for treatment. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Detective Sergeant Dave Prest said: "Our enquiries are ongoing and we're appealing for anyone who saw anything or who has any information to call us.

"People in the area may have seen a couple of vehicles with their lights on trying to flee from the scene or heard the screeching sound of cars.

"We'd appeal to anyone with any information, no matter how small, to please let us know."

Anyone with any information is urged to call Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 1192 of 27 July 2018, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.