A woman was injured and required hospital treatment after an alleged incident at Ballacottier Meadows, Douglas, last night between 7pm and 8pm.
A man has been helping police with their enquires.
Investigating police officer Constable Neil Hastie said: ‘I’d like to hear from any person who may have any information regarding this alleged incident. Our enquiries are continuing, but I would like to reassure the public that this was a contained incident and that there is no danger or threat to members of the public. The injured woman has received treatment and will continue to be supported by police.’
Anyone with information can call police headquartres 631212 or alternatively call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.