Man and woman assaulted in Newcastle

17 Oct 2016 16:52 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a man and woman were assaulted in Newcastle.

At 3:50pm on Monday, October 17, police received a report from the ambulance service that two people had been taken to hospital after being assaulted in Stanhope Street in Arthurs Hill.

They both suffered puncture wounds and are currently receiving treatment.

Officers are currently at the scene and a section of Stanhope Street has been closed to allow for enquiries to be carried out.

Anyone who was in Stanhope Street around the time of the incident and who saw anything that might help police with their enquiries is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 702 17/10/16.


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