Police probe mass brawl

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A POLICE probe is under way into a mass brawl at an engagement party in a Chesterfield club.

Officers were called to the Riverside Club on Hollis Lane to deal with a fight which had broken out inside, during which a number of people were assaulted.

The trouble spilled out onto the street and a 23-year-old man from Old Whittington needed hospital treatment for a serious eye injury.

A Derbyshire Police spokeswoman said: “Police are appealing for witnesses to a disturbance at the Riverside Club

“Officers were called to the club after a report of large fight and numerous assaults. At the time the club was full due to an engagement party.”

Witnesses to the incident which took place on Sunday, August 28 should call Steven Beedall at Derbyshire Police on 0345 1233333 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.