Woman injured in assault

A MAN and a woman have been arrested following an assault in Lynemouth.

Police were called out to Oakland Terrace at 12.35am on Tuesday, December 27, following reports of a fight.

A 29-year-old woman was found to be suffering head and facial injuries and was taken to Wansbeck General Hospital for treatment.

Her injuries are thought not to be life- threatening.

A 25-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who has any information, is asked to contact police on 03456 043 043 ext 69191 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.