Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Man arrested over Farnborough double police assault

Merlin Road, Farnborough Image copyright Google
Image caption Officers found a man holding a knife when they arrived at the address, police said

A man has been arrested after two police officers were assaulted in Hampshire.

The pair were injured while attending a "domestic assault" in Merlin Road, Farnborough, at about 17:00 BST on Wednesday, police said.

Both police officers were taken to hospital, one suffered a cut to his shoulder, the other a cut to his hand.

Hampshire Constabulary said a 32-year-old man from Farnborough is in custody on suspicion of GBH and drug offences.

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