Man arrested after Chesterfield woman falls from first floor window of flat

Officers investigating an incident in which a woman fell from a first floor window in Chesterfield are appealing for a man who was in the area to come forward.

Police received a call at 10.20pm on Monday, 30 September, to reports that a woman had been seen to fall from the first floor window of a flat in Station Road, Whittington Moor, Chesterfield.

The 45-year-old woman was taken to hospital with serious injuries and is now recovering at home.

Her fall was witnessed by a man who detectives are now trying to trace as a matter of urgency. The man was young, white and walking with a black Lurcher type dog.

Officers have arrested a 46-year-old man from Chesterfield on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and has been bailed.

Anyone who thinks they may know who the witness described above is asked to contact Derbyshire police using any of the below methods with reference 19*522705:

  • Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
  • Twitter – direct message the contact centre on @DerPolContact
  • Website – complete the online contact form derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
  • Phone – call 101.

You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

In the event of an emergency you should always call 999.

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