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Two arrested after assault in Newcastle

16 Aug 2016 15:23 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault in Newcastle.

Around 7:10pm on Saturday, August 13, police received a report of a group of men fighting near to the Long Bar on Westgate Road.

Officers attended and arrested two men, both aged 26, on suspicion of assault. They have been bailed pending further enquiries.

One man was taken to hospital with injuries.

Enquiries are ongoing into the incident and anyone who saw what happened is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1028 130816.

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