Man Attacked In Weymouth Club

Detectives in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a man was allegedly assaulted at a nightclub in the town – with one man being arrested.

The incident, in which a 24-year-old man sustained minor injuries, happened at Dusk, along Weymouth Esplanade at around 4.30am today, Tuesday, 30 August 2011.

The victim, from Bridport, did not require hospital treatment.

Detective Sergeant Steve Broadhurst, of Weymouth CID, said:

"I understand that a number of people were in this area at the time of the incident – it may be that someone saw an altercation at Dusk during the early hours of this morning.

"I am appealing for witnesses to contact me as soon as possible.

"It is important that I find out exactly what happened."

A 41-year-old Weymouth man was arrested and has been released on bail while enquiries continue.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 01305 222 222 quoting incident number 30:55. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.