A teenager has been arrested in connection with an assault in
the Octagon on Sunday.
The 19-year-old Dunedin man is due to appear in the Dunedin
District Court today on a charge of wounding with intent to
cause grievous bodily harm.
The 38-year Dunedin man injured in the incident is
progressing well in Dunedin Hospital, Inspector Jason
Guthrie, Dunedin Clutha Waitaki relieving area commander,
The man was struck by a bottle near a police cordon, put in
place following the death of a Dunedin man just hours
The man suffered a head injury in the altercation, which
involved five men and a woman.
Insp Guthrie thanked members of the public who provided
information and said police would not tolerate this kind of