Tees

Three youths held after Teesside street attack

Police have arrested three youths after a man was found badly beaten at a recreation ground on Teesside.

Officers were called to the area off Fabian Road in Eston in the early hours of Sunday.

The man, in his 20s, suffered serious facial injuries and is being treated at Middlesbrough's James Cook Hospital.

A Cleveland Police spokesman said the three boys, aged 14, 15 and 16, were arrested on Tuesday and were currently being questioned.

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