Tyne & Wear

Three men held after North Tyneside baseball bat attack

Three men have been arrested following an assault in North Tyneside.

The attack happened at approximately 11:30 GMT on Saturday on Mylord Crescent in Camperdown.

An 18-year-old man was assaulted by three men armed with a baseball bat following an altercation in the street.

Police arrested one man, 18, on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and two others, aged 16 and 18, on suspicion of unlawful wounding.

The victim suffered a broken nose and a hand injury and was taken to North Tyneside Hospital for treatment.

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