49-year-old woman assaulted in Tynemouth

12 Jul 2016 12:00 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a 49-year-old woman was assaulted in North Tyneside.

The incident happened between 1am and 1.23am on Saturday, July 9, in The Broadway in Tynemouth.

The woman was punched by a man in the street and received hospital treatment for her injuries.

Enquiries are ongoing and police are appealing for witnesses.

A man has been arrested and released on police bail.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 116 090716 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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