Southend: Six arrested after incident at Adventure Island
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Six people have been arrested after a disturbance in Southend this afternoon.
We were called shortly before 4.40pm today, Friday 20 August, with reports of an assault at Adventure Island, in Western Esplanade.
Our units arrived within two minutes to begin dealing with the incident.
A man aged in his 20s had been assaulted. He did not require medical treatment.
We can now confirm six arrests have been made:
-A 15-year-old boy from London has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting an emergency worker
-A 29-year-old man from Stockwell was arrested on suspicion of assault
-A 17-year-old boy from London was arrested on suspicion of obstructing a police officer
-A 17-year-old boy from London was arrested on suspicion of assault
-A 24-year-old man from London was arrested on suspicion of assault
-A 15-year-old girl from London was arrested on suspicion of assault
All remain in custody for questioning.