Tyne & Wear

Two arrested after man assaulted in Newcastle

Two men have been arrested following an assault in Newcastle.

A 39-year-old man was assaulted on Roundhill Avenue in the city just before 03:25 GMT on Monday.

He was taken to Newcastle Royal Victoria Infirmary where he is being treated for non-life threatening head injuries.

The two men, aged 22 and 24, arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent to commit grievous bodily harm, were later bailed pending further inquiries.

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