Two men have been arrested following after a police officer was attacked earlier today.

Police were called to Oakridge Road, Basingstoke, at around 12.31am on Wednesday.

A 28-year-old man from Basingstoke and a 33-year-old from Basingstoke were arrested on suspicion of causing Grievous Bodily Harm with intent.

The 28-year-old was also arrested on suspicion of assaulting a police officer.

Basingstoke Gazette:

The scene of the incident. Picture: Emily Roberts.

A spokesman for Hampshire Constabulary said: "Both men received injuries that are not believed to be life threatening at this time.

"An alleyway between Stratfield Road and Hailstone Road remains cordoned off while officers carry out investigations."

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"If anyone saw or heard anything suspicious around the time of this incident, or has any information, please get in touch by calling 101 and quoting reference 44200178269."

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.