Disturbance ends with two arrests

Police are appealing for witnesses after a disturbance in a street in Ashington. The incident happened just before midnight on Monday, November 11, in Canterbury Close.

Two men aged 19 and 18 were taken to hospital for treatment.

Another two men, aged 19 and 21, were arrested on suspicion of assault and are helping police with their enquiries. Extra police will be in the area both to carry out enquiries and reassure residents. Anyone with any information is urged to contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191, and quote reference 1335 111113, or alternatively call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.