Man assaulted inside Flares bar

11 Oct 2016 15:38 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault in a Newcastle city centre bar.

At 1:06am on Tuesday, October 4, a 20-year-old man was hit over the head with a glass bottle inside the Flares bar on Mosley Street.

The victim suffered a cut to his head and was taken to hospital for treatment. A girl who was stood next to the victim also suffered a cut to her head.

A 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault. He has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Officers are appealing for anyone who was in the bar at the time of the assault and who saw what happened to contact them on 101 quoting reference number 45 04/10/16.


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