Men hurt in Whitley Bay disturbance

The Northern Echo: Police arrested seven men Police arrested seven men

TWO men suffered knife wounds during a disturbance in a seaside town.

It happened in North Parade, in Whitley Bay at about 6pm on Monday (April 28) Police officers were called out to a fight between a group of people.

The injured pair, aged 19 and 39, were taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle and released after treatment.

Seven men, aged 19, 24, 28, 30, 33, 40 and 42, have been arrested are helping police with their enquiries.

Police are carrying out enquiries in the area and additional officers are on patrol to reassure the community.


Comments are closed on this article.


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree