Quartet arrested after assault

FOUR people were arrested following a disturbance in Bedlington.

Officers attended the scene in North Ridge at 6.05pm on Tuesday, February 26, following reports three people had assaulted a 26-year-old woman.

She received hospital treatment before being discharged.

Four people – two men aged 24 and 26 and two women aged 37 and 21 – were arrested in connection with the incident.

A spokesperson said it was believed that all those involved knew each other, and it was not a random incident.

Extra officers patrolled the area afterwards to reassure local residents.