ACT Policing has arrested a 27-year-old Goulburn man after he assaulted a police officer early this morning (Sunday, October 20).
Around 3.30am police were called to a disturbance involving several people at the entrance to Bible Lane in Bunda Street.
Police attended and attempted to arrest a man who was involved in the incident. Police will allege that during the arrest the man struck an officer in the face multiple times.
The man was taken to the ACT Watch House where he was charged with affray, obstructing a Commonwealth Official and common assault.
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He received Watch House Bail and will be summonsed to face the ACT Magistrates Court at a later date.
Anyone who witnessed the disturbance and is yet to speak to police is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.
[Courtesy ACT Policing]