Police arrest six for brawling

SIX men were arrested following a brawl in Nowra early Saturday morning.

At 12.30am police patrolling Bridge Street were flagged down by security guards from a nearby hotel.

On arrival, they allegedly found a group of men fighting.

As police tried to stop the brawl, some hotel patrons tried to interfere in order to stop the police.

Further police assistance was requested and, after using capsicum spray and a Taser, six people were arrested.

The alleged offenders were taken to Nowra Police Station, with some of them being treated by Ambulance Paramedics for minor injuries.

Police are expected to charge them with affray and failing to quit licensed premises.

The incident is being investigated by police who are urging any witnesses or anyone with information to contact them.

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