Man found injured in Cresswell dies in hospital

27 Jul 2017 00:00 AM

badge-01_tcm4-91217 [View Full Size]

A man who was found injured in Cresswell has now died in hospital.

Police found the 24-year-old man seriously injured in a field in Cresswell, near Morpeth, on Monday, July 10.

He has been in hospital in a critical condition since being found but sadly he has now died.

Police have now named the man as Darren Thomas Bonner, of Palmstead Road, Pennywell, Sunderland.

An investigation was launched following the incident and a two people were charged with attempted murder.

They are  Richard James Spottiswood, 33, of Canterbury Way, South Shields, and  Lucy Burn, 29, of Burns Close, South Shields.

Both are currently on remand until their next hearing.