Southport man arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary and assault January 26th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Merseyside Police can confirm a man was arrested following an incident in Southport in the early hours of today (Tuesday, 26 January 2016). At about 2.50am officers received a report that a man had knocked on a door on Scarisbrick Avenue before pushing past the occupant, a 54-year-old man, and entering his property. The offender then punched the victim to the face before leaving on foot. Police attended the scene and a 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary, assault, resisting arrest and assault of a police constable. The 25-year-old man took ill and was taken to hospital as a precaution. He has since been discharged and taken to a police station in Merseyside to be questioned. Anyone with information is asked to contact Merseyside Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!