Police search ongoing in Whitley Bay

17 Mar 2016 19:00 PM

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Police are currently searching an area of the coast near to the Links at Whitley Bay after a call raising concern for a man.

At 6:26pm tonight, Thursday March 17, we received a report from the Samaritans about a call they had taken. The caller told them he had jumped from cliffs at Whitley Bay and was seriously injured.

Police and members of the coast guard are carrying out searches of the coastline in the area and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101.

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