Tyne & Wear

Six arrests after Newcastle man suffers a broken skull

Four men and two youths have been arrested after a man suffered a broken skull during a fight on Tyneside.

Police said the 47-year-old victim was kicked and fell to the ground during a disturbance at the Gate in Newgate Street, Newcastle, on Sunday.

Four men aged 38, 33, 25 and 19 and two youths aged 17 and 16, were arrested on suspicion of affray and bailed.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

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