A MAN has been arrested after an alleged assault in Blandford.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 23-year-old Blandford man sustained facial injuries after allegedly being struck by another man outside Tiffany’s nightclub, West Street.
The reported incident took place at around 1:35am on Saturday 21 December, with the injured man receiving hospital treatment.
Detective Constable Jacqui Gravenor of Weymouth CID said: “I understand that this incident took place while the victim was queuing with a number of people to enter Tiffany’s nightclub.
“For that reason, I believe that someone, perhaps several people, may have information that can help me with my investigation.”
A 35-year-old Blandford man was arrested and has been released on police bail while police continue their enquiries.
Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police on 101, quoting incident number 21:39.