Man suffers facial fracture in assault

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man was found with a fractured cheekbone in Blyth.

Officers were called to the Thoroton Hotel in Renwick Road shortly after midnight on Saturday, August 25.

The 23-year-old was taken to hospital for treatment before being discharged.

A 21-year-old man has been arrested as part of the investigation and has been bailed pending further inquiries.

Witnesses are asked to call 101 ext 69191.