Portsmouth House Party Gets Out Of Hand

Police in Portsmouth are appealing for information following a public order incident in Waverley Road, Southsea between 1.20 and 1.50am on Sunday, November 27.

The incident followed a party at a house.
A 17-year-old boy was assaulted and sustained a large cut to his head.
Some nearby residents came out in the street.
Detective Constable Pete Bambury said “This is a very busy road with people walking along the street heading home from the pubs along Albert Road. There were numerous youths standing in the road, drinking, throwing bottlesand fighting between themselves. There were several arrests but I am trying to identify anyone that may have seen how the disorder started and why.”

Four teenagers have been arrested and bailed.
Anyone with information should contact DC Bambury at Portsmouth Central Police Station by phoning 101.

From outside Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, call police on 0845 045 45 45. Mini-Com users can call the police on 01962 875000. Information can be given anonymously by calling the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.