Hucknall pub attack leaves victim with fractured skull

High Street in Hucknall
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A woman was left with a fractured skull and a bleed on the brain following a serious assault outside a pub in Hucknall. An investigation has been launched after officers were called to High Street at around 8pm on Sunday, May 26, after a woman was punched.

The victim fell backwards and hit her head on the pavement. She suffered a fractured skull and minor bleed on the brain and was taken to hospital for treatment but her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Following a police investigation, a 34-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent on Wednesday morning (May 29). She was taken into custody for questioning and has since been bailed with conditions while the investigation continues.

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Detective Constable Michaela Williams of Nottinghamshire Police said: "This was a nasty assault that left a woman in hospital in a serious condition. Nottinghamshire Police condemns all acts of violent behaviour and will never tolerate crimes of this nature taking place in our communities.

"This incident took place at a time when there will have been people in the close vicinity. With this in mind, we’d ask that anyone who saw this happen calls the police on 101, quoting incident 605 of 26 May 2024, or contacts Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."