Man arrested in Sydney’s Waterloo after a fight

  •  A man has been caught on camera scaling apartment block In inner Sydney
  •  The man, 25, was filmed scuffling with police before being arrested
  •  Police had to use capsicum spray to subdue the man before he was arrested
  • A 52-year-old man was also arrested, police believe it was a domestic incident 

The dramatic moment a man was arrested after scaling an apartment block in what appeared to be a desperate bid to evade police has been caught on camera. 

Police were called to an apartment block in Waterloo, near Sydney’s CBD after a fight allegedly broke out between two men just before 3am on Saturday.

A 52-year-old man was found at the scene being assisted by NSW Ambulance, according to police. 

A man has been arrested after dramatic scenes saw him drop from a balcony in attempt to escape alleged fight

Video footage shows a 25-year-old man climbing from the second-floor balcony to a first floor unit before dropping to the ground and attempting to leave the scene. 

The video shows the man wrestling with police until he was eventually capsicum sprayed and tackled to the ground. 

Both men were arrested and taken to Redfern Police Station. Police believe the incident was a domestic-violence related assault.  

The man was subdued with capsicum spray and tackled by police

The man was subdued with capsicum spray and tackled by police

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