Man assaulted in Felling

16 Feb 2016 14:37 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Gateshead.

Police were called to a telephone kiosk on Crowhall Lane in Felling at 12.37pm today, Tuesday, February 16, following reports of an injured man.

Officers attended and found a 41-year-old man with a stab injuries.  He was taken tohospital where he is receiving treatment.

Officers are at the scene carrying out enquiries and are appealing for witnesses.

Police are appealing for anyone who was in the area and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious  to contact police.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101, quoting log number 415 of 16/02/16 or ring the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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