OFFICERS investigating a serious assault in Trowbridge have arrested a man.

The incident happened in the early hours of Friday, January 10 in the Castle Street area, close to the Kings Arms.

A man and woman were assaulted near to a black Vauxhall Corsa which was parked in the area.

The woman – a local woman aged in her 20s – was treated for her injuries at the scene.

The man – also aged in his 20s – is being treated in hospital for a serious head injury.

Late last night, officers arrested a 24-year-old man from Swindon on suspicion of ABH and GBH.

He remains in Melksham custody for questioning today and our enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with further information in relation to the incident should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54200002888.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be left anonymously if preferred.