ONE man has been arrested following an alleged assault in Barrow.

At 1.09am today Barrow Police said they had arrested one man in Dalkeith Street for an alleged assault.

A spokesman said: "[He] will spend the night in custody and be interviewed later on today."

Police were also called at 5am today by the ambulance service to reports of an another assault on Dalkeith Street.

On arrival it was discovered that a cyclist had fallen of his bike and no assault had taken place.