Third person arrested in connection with Alton assault
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A third man has been arrested in connection with an incident in Alton where a 24 year old man sustained serious injuries
The incident happened just after midnight on 26 July, on the High Street, Alton, close to the Vodafone store.
Following an altercation, a 24-year-old man was taken to Southampton General Hospital with head injuries. He remains in a critical condition.
A 26 year old man from Alton was arrested last night (July 27) on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent. He currently remains in custody.
Two other men, a 25-year-old man and a 20 year old man, both from Alton, were earlier arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.
They have both been released on conditional bail while investigations continue.
Anyone who hasn't already spoken with police but who has any information about this incident is asked to call us on 101, quoting Operation Infringe or 44200279176.
Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.