Thee Men Arrested After Alleged Post-Footy Assault

All three arrested tonight

Thee Men Arrested After Alleged Post-Footy Assault

Three men have been arrested after an alleged assault after the footy in East Melbourne last night.

Police allege that two men aged 61 and 45 were approached by three men at about 12.10am on Thursday night and were assaulted by the trio after a verbal altercation.

Two men were arrested in Fitzroy North tonight, and a third man was arrested when he handed himself in at Richmond Police Station.

A 27-year-old and 24-year-old, both from Fitzroy North are in custody.

A 27-year-old man from East Melbourne also remains in custody, and all three are assisting police with their enquiries.

Both of the victims were taken to hospital for treatment following the assault.

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