Appeal after fight in the street in Gateshead

17 Jul 2018 09:15 AM

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Police are appealing for information after a brawl in the middle of a Gateshead street.
The incident happened at around 8.30pm on Sunday evening when police received a report that around 10 people were fighting on Clavering Road in Swalwell.
Emergency services attended and a 39-year-old man was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries that were consistent with a stabbing.
Everyone else involved in the incident had fled the area.
Detectives are carrying out a number of inquiries and have already spoken to a number of people in the area.
However they are now appealing for anyone who hasn’t spoken to police to call officers on 101.
Anyone who saw what happened, or has information about the people involved, is encouraged to call police quoting log 1144 15/07/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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