Tyne & Wear

Four arrests after Newcastle man stabbed in stomach

Four men have been arrested after a man was stabbed during a disturbance in a Newcastle street.

Police were called to Stanhope Street, on Sunday where they found a 33-year-old with a stab wound to his stomach.

He was taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary. Police said his injury was not thought to be life-threatening.

A 25-year-old was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm, and three others aged 54, 23 and 28 were arrested on suspicion of affray.

The 28-year-old has now been released without further action.

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