Appeal after city centre robbery

16 Mar 2016 08:29 AM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a robbery in Newcaste city centre.

Between 3:20am and 4:20am on Saturday, March 12, a 19-year-old man was assaulted and had his phone stolen in the Grainger Street area.

During the attack the man suffered a single puncture wound under his arm and was taken to hospital where he received stitches to the wound.

Anyone who was in the area around the time of the incident and who has any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 319 12/03/16.

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