THE family of the Jump man who was taken to hospital in the small hours of yesterday morning (Monday 24 October) have confirmed he is in stable condition.

Police closed off Wentworth Road, outside Jump Working Men's Club, after responding to an incident at 12.20am (Monday.)

A police spokesman said the incident resulted in one local man, in his fifties, being taken to hospital and another one, also in his 50s, being arrested and is helping police with their inquiries.

Police are still investigating and will release more information when they have it.