News Release

Fight in Washington

Dated: 25 Feb 2012

At 12.50am this morning police received a report of a fight in Johnson Terrace, in Washington.

Officers attended and found a 20-year-old man with facial injuries. He was taken to hospital for treatment, where his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and is currently in police custody.

Anyone with any information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 or alternatively Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.