Man charged after doorstaff supervisor assaulted

25 May 2016 16:00 PM

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A man has been charged following an assault on a member of doorstaff in Newcastle.

At 2:30am on Sunday, May 22, a fight broke out on the dancefloor of Destiny night club in the Cloth market.

A door supervisor stepped in to break the fight up and had his ear bitten. He required hospital treatment and stitches to his injury.

A 32-year-old man was arrested and later charged with assault.

Enquiries are ongoing into the incident and anyone who was in the bar and saw what happened is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 205 22/05/16.

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