Taxi driver assaulted in Bedlington
Police are appealing for information after a taxi driver was assaulted and subjected to racist comments in Bedlington.
The incident took place at about 1am on Sunday, April 17, at the BP garage in Station Road.
The taxi driver had picked up a man and a woman from the Bigg Market area of Newcastle and took them to Bedlington.
The couple then walked off towards Waverley Court.
Anyone with any information into the incident is asked to contact police on 101 – quoting reference number 85 of 17/04/16.