Arrest after fight outside Dorchester pub

A MAN was arrested after a fight outside a Dorchester pub.

The incident happened outside the Royal Oak, in High West Street, at around 1.05am on Sunday morning (February 12).

A 31-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of affray. He has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

PC Harry Amos, of Dorset Police, said: “There were a number of people in the area at the time and I would ask any witnesses who have not already spoken to police to please come forward.

“Also, I am appealing directly to the other man reportedly involved in the incident to please get in touch so we can take your account of what happened.”

Anyone with information should contact Dorset Police via or by calling 101, quoting incident number 55230022809.

They can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.