Woman assaulted by a female in a hooded jumper as she walked down the road in Northampton

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A woman was assaulted as she walked along a Northampton road.

The woman was walking along Blackthorn Road at about 11.30am on Wednesday May 28 when she passed another woman, who started an argument with her.

The victim was then assaulted and left with a possible fractured elbow.

The incident happened as the woman walked towards the bus stop opposite the Pig and Whistle pub.

The woman who carried out the assault was mixed race, about 5ft 3in, with ginger and black hair. She was wearing a red hooded sweater.

She was with two other men at the time. One of them was a white man with a scar on the right side of his face. He was wearing a red jacket.

Witnesses or anyone with information about this incident can call the police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.