A man in his 40s has been left with facial injuries following an assault in Ryde yesterday evening (Monday).
Officers erected a cordon surrounding a bench on the corner of Green Street and the town’s High Street at 17:28.
Blood splatters were evident surrounding the scene.
A 53-year-old man from Sandown has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.
He remains in custody at this time.