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Suspicious incident in Gateshead - two arrested

13 Dec 2015 00:00 AM

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Officers investigatingĀ  a possible sexual exploitation of a female in Gateshead have made two arrests.

The incident happened just after 9.45pm on Tuesday, December 8, when two men approached staff at a restaurant on Kells Lane, the menĀ  invited the restaurant staff to engage in sexual activity with a woman who was in the back of their car.

Two men aged 25 and 29 years have been arrested in connection with the incident and are in custody helping police with their enquiries.

Police have identified and located the woman who was seen in the car. Officers are speaking to her to establish the circumstances of her being in the vehicle.

If anyone has any information about this incident they are urged to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1138 08/12/15. Or they can ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111