Investigation continues into Collingwood incident

Yarra Crime Investigation Unit Detectives have arrested a Cranbourne man in relation to Sunday morning’s affray on Mater Street, Victoria Police say.

The 18-year-old man was arrested yesterday during a search warrant at his property.

The man was interviewed and released, pending further investigation.

Police have been told up to 200 people were leaving an event at a licensed premises’ in Smith Street near Mater Street when a fight broke out about 2.45am.

Police are also investigating the circumstances after a vehicle crashed into parked cars and struck a pedestrian at the time of the incident.

Those injured include:

18-year-old Fitzroy man, sustained serious leg injuries as a result from vehicle collision.

18-year-old Richmond man, sustained non-life threatening injuries as a result from the affray

21-year-old Footscray man, sustained non-life threatening injuries as a result from the affray

26-year-old man of no fixed place of address sustained non-life threatening injuries as a result of the affray.

18-year-old man of no fixed place of address sustained non-life threatening injuries as a result of the affray.

21-year-old Cranbourne man, sustained minor injuries as a result of the affray.

18-year-old Cranbourne North man, sustained minor injuries as a result of the affray.

Police are calling for any members of the public who have images or video footage that may assist police with their investigation to upload them here https://upload.vicpolicenews.com.au

Police encourage anyone who witnessed the event or who has information to contact Crime Stoppers.

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