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Assault in Hetton le Hole

15 Mar 2015 11:35 AM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault in Hetton Le Hole.

Around 3:30pm on Friday, March 13, a 47-year-old woman was walking on Front Street, near to the old boxing club, when she was approached by another woman who punched her in the face.

The two women then left the scene in opposite directions. The victim was left with minor facial injuries.

A 44-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the incident and bailed pending further enquiries. 

Enquiries are ongoing into the incident and police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 748 13/03/15.

Enquiries are ongoing into the incident and police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 748 13/03/15.