Witness appeal after Northumberland teen is assaulted

Latest news from Northumbria Police.
Latest news from Northumbria Police.

A teenager was punched to the face on Saturday night and knocked unconscious.

Police are appealing for information after athe 18-year-old was approacted by a man in High Pit Road in Cramlington on Saturday, July 18, and punched to the face.

The victim was knocked unconscious and the offender left the scene in a black Vauxhall Corsa.

A 31-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the offence and has been bailed.

Enquiries are ongoing and anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 1298 18/07/15.