Two arrested in assault

A 43-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman were in police custody following an assault that happened just after midnight Wednesday.

The 911 Emergency Communications Centre received a call from a man stating he had been assaulted in the Mangrove Avenue area of Prospect.

Police and medics found the 36-year-old man suffering from some lacerations to his body and a broken arm. The victim was taken to hospital for treatment.

The victim has told police there had been a fight between him and two other people at a residence. Following investigations carried out in the area by police, the two suspects were arrested on suspicion of wounding.

Anyone with information about the assault is asked to contact George Town CID on 949-4222 or Crime Stoppers on 800-8477 (TIPS).