Vic-PD take man into custody following assault in Oaklands neighbourhood

Victoria Police have a man in custody after an assault in an Oaklands home Wednesday night.

Officers were called to the 1000-block of Haultain Street just after 10 p.m. after receiving a report of someone being assaulted in a home.

They arrived to learn a suspect had fled, and patrol officers and a canine unit were called in to search.

Police found the man after a brief search and took him into custody without incident.

The suspect is expected to appear in court Friday.

Police say the victim in the assault declined medical treatment.

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