Appeal after man assaulted in Byker

29 Jun 2016 11:16 AM

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Police are appealing for information after a man was assaulted in Byker.

At 10:25pm on Tuesday, June 28, we received a report of a fight in Kendal Street.

Officers attended and a man was found with a head injury.

Paramedics were called and the 18-year-old man was taken to hospital for treatment. He is currently in a stable condition.

Two men, both aged 20, were arrested on suspicion of wounding and are currently in custody.

Officers are in the area carrying out enquiries and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1145 28/06/16.

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