Police investigate 'possible assault' after Dereham town centre fight

Police are hunting a gang of youths after four assaults. Picture: Archant library.

Police were called to Norwich Street in Dereham - Credit: Eastern Daily Press � 2011

A police investigation is taking place after officers were called to reports of a fight in Dereham.

Norfolk Police received a call around 5.40pm to attend Norwich Street in Dereham. 

A police spokesman said an investigation has begun into a possible assault. He confirmed there had not been a stabbing as was initially believed. 

An eyewitness said multiple emergency vehicles could be seen on Norwich Street after the incident.