Police called to incident at Torquay homeless hostel
AMBULANCE crews called for police back-up after they were called to the Torquay homeless hostel in Newton Road at about 1pm today (Saturday, September 14).
A police spokesman confirmed that police were called after a male used violence towards ambulance staff at the hostel, near Torre reailway station.
"We went in force after a member of the ambulance crew pressed the panic alarm," a police spokesman said.
"A man has been detained and has gone to hopsital, but there have been no arrests."