Man stabbed in West Denton social club

26 Apr 2016 12:34 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a man was stabbed in West Denton, Newcastle.

At 6:23pm on Monday, April 25, we received a report that a 29-year-old man had been stabbed in the toilets of the West Denton social club.

Police and paramedics attended and the man attended hospital for treatment to a cut to his head. He has since been discharged.

A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of wounding and is currently in police custody.

Enquiries are ongoing into the incident and officers believe the attack may have happened when a group of five men and the victim went into the toilets of the club at around 6:15pm.

Anyone who was in the club at the time of the incident and who has any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 877 25/04/16.



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