The police were notified of the incident from a nightclub at 00.10.
– Victims have been sent for treatment at the hospital, informs operations manager in the police in Finnmark Lars Rune Hagen.
The man in his 20s is charged with bodily harm and placed in custody, and the police are opening a case. It was the cartilage at the top of the ear that was bitten off.
Hagen states that it has been a busy Saturday night.
– There have been a lot of messages; a lot of party noise, a lot of noise and a lot of noise out on the town, he says.
However, there have been no serious incidents of violence, beyond this case.