A man was arrested after a fight which left three others in hospital.
Police were called to a brawl involving five people in Water Lane, South Witham, at about 12.50am yesterday (Sunday).
A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of affray and is still in police custody.
One man was taken to hospital with a head injury and two others were taken to hospital with minor injuries.
Police have appealed for witnesses. Call 101 quoting incident 42 of July 28.