Stonnington and Port Phillip Crime Investigation Unit detectives have charged a sixth person following an assault that left two police officers injured.
Police were called to Fitzroy Street, St Kilda about 3am on Sunday 24 February following a report of an alleged assault.
While a man was being arrested, several people intervened.
During the course of the arrest, OC spray was deployed and two police officers were injured.
A 26-year-old Frankston man was arrested in Frankston last night.
He has been charged with assaulting a police officer, violent disorder, affray and other assault related charges.
He was bailed to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on 3 June.
A 26-year-old St Kilda man, a 27-year-old Langwarrin man, a 26-yer-old Prahran man and a 38-year-old Frankston man appeared at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court yesterday.
A 25-year-old Langwarrin woman appeared in court Monday.
They were charged with two counts of assaulting police, affray, violent disorder, intentionally cause injury and other assault related offences.
Victoria Police News – Wednesday, 27 February 2019