TWO people have been arrested after a woman was assaulted in Ashington.
The 53-year-old was attacked shortly after 4.20am on Saturday in Broomlee.
She was taken to hospital for treatment, however, her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.
An area comprising Sixth Avenue and Chestnut Street was cordoned off following the incident.
A 22-year-old woman and a man were arrested on suspicion of assault.
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 ext 69191.