Washington alleyway attack leaves man with wounds and head injury

editorial image
Have your say

A MAN was treated with two puncture wounds to his back and a head injury after he was assaulted on a housing estate.

The 20-year-old was beaten in an alleyway in Trafalger Road in Sulgrave, Washington, between 2.20am and 2.40am today.

He was treated at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle and released.

Northumbria Police say inquiries are ongoing into the incident and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 242 06/04/15.