Woman, 25, attacked with hammer in Worksop

A man who attacked a 25-year-old woman with a hammer in a Nottinghamshire town is being hunted by police.

It happened around 04:00 BST on Sunday as the woman walked on her own along Plantation Hill, close to Chesterton Drive, in Worksop.

The woman sustained head injuries and is currently in hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

Her white Apple iPhone was stolen during the attack.

Police want to talk to the occupants of a light-blue hatchback vehicle, which may be a Volkswagen Polo, who may have witnessed the assault.

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