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Update – third arrest in connection with reported assault in Wimborne

06 March 2020
Officers investigating an alleged assault in Wimborne have made a third arrest.

Dorset Police was called to a report of an altercation involving a number of people outside the Wimborne Kebab House in Eastbrook Row at around 1.15am on Saturday 2 November 2019. Officers attended and found a local man aged in his 30s had sustained serious injuries.

The injured man had allegedly been punched and kicked to the head as he was lying on the ground. He was taken to hospital and treated for a broken nose as well as cuts and bruises to his face, chest and back. 

A 19-year-old Ferndown man and a woman aged in her 30s from Wimborne were also reportedly assaulted during the incident and sustained minor injuries.

A 19-year-old local man and an 18-year-old Poole man were previously arrested on suspicion of assault occasioning actual bodily harm and both were released under investigation.

Following further enquiries, another 19-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of assault occasioning actual bodily harm and has also been released under investigation.
 
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