Man arrested after city assault
Dated: 07 Jun 2012
Police have arrested a man after an assault in Newcastle.
At 8.17pm on Wednesday, June 6, police received a report that a 20-year-old man had been assaulted at Old Eldon Square in the city centre.
Officers attended and found the man with a deep cut to his forehead, he was taken to hospital for treatment before being discharged. At this stage it's believed he'd been assaulted with a glass.
A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent to cause GBH and is currently in custody.
Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.