The incident happened in The Shambles, in Chesterfield(Image: Derby Telegraph)

Woman's attacker chased off by witness in Chesterfield

Police would like to speak to the man who pursued the assailant


Officers investigating an alleged assault in Chesterfield are appealing for a witness to the incident to come forward.

The incident is believed to have occurred at around midnight on Thursday, August 13, in The Shambles, in Chesterfield, at around 10pm.

A woman in her 30s was allegedly assaulted by a man who was then reportedly chased by another man who witnessed the incident.

Officers want to speak to this man as a witness to the incident.

A 49-year-old man from Chesterfield has been arrested on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm and released on police bail.

If you were the man who witnessed the incident, or know who he may be, call police on, including reference 20*461603 in any correspondence.

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