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Five people charged following Ilkeston assault

Five people have been arrested and charged in connection with serious assault in Ilkeston.

It happened on Sunday, May 18th when two men and a woman were walking along Bath Street in the town centre and a group of three men and two women started shouting racist abuse directed towards them.  

The group then proceeded to assault the men and woman. As a result of the attack they all required hospital treatment.

Five people were arrested and charged with violent disorder.appearing at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates Court yesterday (Monday, May 19) with three remanded in prison custody. The other man and woman have been released on bail.

Anyone who has any information or witnessed the incident is asked to contact Ilkeston CID quoting crime number 20637/14 using the non-emergency number 101.

To report crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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