Officers were called to an address in Woodhay Walk at 5.03pm following reports of a disturbance.
However, when officers arrived, they were confronted by a man in the property allegedly acting aggressively, according to witnesses.
A spokesman for Hampshire Constabulary said: ‘Police attended and engaged with a man at the address, and officers were assaulted during this incident.
‘A man in his 30s was arrested on suspicion of assault police and remains in custody at this time.’
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It’s understood officers remained at the scene for 'several hours’.