Melbourne Princes Bridge: Man assaults a number of bystanders with glass bottle


A person has attacked a quantity individuals with a glass bottle on a busy Melbourne bridge.

A number of individuals have been injured after the person, who’s believed to be mentally unwell, attacked them with shards from a damaged glass bottle on Princes Bridge, throughout peak-hour on Friday, based on the Herald Solar.

The victims weren’t taken to hospital and as a substitute have been handled on the scene for minor accidents.

Three ambulances, two law enforcement officials on horseback and a number of other police automobiles have been referred to as to the scene.

A person is believed to have been arrested, based on 9News.

Newscorp reporter Sophie Elsworth stated she sighted a lady sitting on a footpath with “blood on her physique”.

“She appeared very shaken up, she was close to the Arts Centre and was being helped by a bystander,” she instructed the Herald Solar.

“As I approached Flinders St station a person was being held down by a number of police on the bridge with what appeared like blood throughout his palms that have been behind his again which was scary to see.”

VicTraffic stated the highway had been “closed to all site visitors as a consequence of a police incident” in a press release on social media.

Information.com.au has contacted Victoria Police.

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