Two more Tynesiders charged over Newcastle vs Sunderland derby day disorder

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TWO more people have been changed in relation to disorder after the Tyne-Wear derby.

Violence broke out on Sunday, April 14, in Newcastle city centre, following the Newcastle versus Sunderland Premier League fixture, won by the visitors.

Dale Young, 21, of City Road, Newcastle, and Nathan Murphy, 18, Saltwell Place, Gateshead, have been charged with violent disorder.

It brings the number of people charged so far to 26.

All those charged are due to appear at Newcastle Magistrates’ Court during the week commencing Monday, September 9.

They are subject to bail conditions preventing them from attending any NUFC matches.

Police said the investigation remains active and a significant number of advice files are being submitted to the Crown Prosecution Service for a decision on further charges.