Man bailed after Worksop hammer attack

A woman was attacked with a hammer at the junction of Chesterton Drive and Plantation Hill (w120611-2a)
A woman was attacked with a hammer at the junction of Chesterton Drive and Plantation Hill (w120611-2a)

POLICE have bailed a man arrested in connection with a hammer attack in Worksop .

A 25-year-old woman received head injuries and was hospitalised after she was struck with a hammer at around 4am on Sunday 10th June as she walked along Plantation Hill, close to the junction of Chesterton Drive.

The woman’s iPhone was stolen and she is now recovering at home.

A 22-year-old man was arrested, but has since been bailed pending further enquiries.

Anyone who believes they can help the investigation is asked to contact Notts Police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting incident reference 177 of 10th June.

- For more information see Friday’s Worksop Guardian.