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Teenager assaulted in city centre

22 Feb 2015 10:25 AM

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Police are appealing for information after a teenager was assaulted in Newcastle.

It happened around 1.40am in the early hours of Saturday, February 21, when a 17-year-old male was involved in a confrontation with other men outside BonBar at Fenkle Street in Newcastle.

He was involved in a second altercation again at about 2.20am, in the same location.

He suffered a broken jaw and is receiving treatment at the RVI.

Police are appealing for anyone who was outside the bar at around these times and has information about what happened to contact them on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 461 21/02/15, or independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.