Four police officers injured in struggle at house

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A MAN has been arrested after four police officers were injured in a disturbance at a house

The incident happened at 4.30pm on Monday after police were called to an incident in Cragside, Cleadon.

Officers were involved in a struggle, and four sustained injuries. Police arrested a 48-year-old man on suspicion of assault.

The injured officers attended South Tyneside District Hospital to be checked over, and have since been released.

Inquiries are ongoing into the incident.