Home   Dover   News   Article

Arrest of man for alleged assault and false imprisonment, Clarendon Place, Dover

By KentOnline reporter

A man was attacked after calling at a house.

The victim was allegedly stopped from leaving but escaped and got help.

Now another man has been arrested for alleged assault and false imprisonment.

General scene of Clarendon Place

General scene of Clarendon Place

The eruption happened at about 6.10pm at Clarendon Place, Dover, last night .

A Kent Police spokesman said: “Police were called at 6.10pm to reports of an assault inside a residential address in Clarendon Place.

“A man who was visiting the address was reportedly assaulted and had been prevented from leaving, but he managed to leave and raise the alarm.

“Officers attended and arrested a 39-year-old man on suspicion of actual bodily harm, false imprisonment and assaulting police.”

Police out in force at Clarendon Place, Dover, last night

Police out in force at Clarendon Place, Dover, last night

Two officers received minor injuries in the incident.

Kent Police today said that the suspect remained in police custody and enquiries were ongoing.

The commotion had brought startled neighbours out of their houses.

By 8pm four police cars, including a dog unit, were still at the scene.

 

Join the debate...
Comments |

Don't have an account? Please Register first!

The KM Group does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments
We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules. If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here, email multimediadesk@thekmgroup.co.uk or call 01634 227989.

Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More