A 16-year-old girl has been charged with assault accasioning actual bodily harm, after a 17-year-old girl was stabbed on Tyneside. She was treated for puncture wounds to her neck and chest. Her injuries are not life threatening.
A 17-year-old girl has been treated in hospital after being stabbed at The Green in Wallsend at about 1 am on Saturday 20 July.
Another teenage girl has been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent to commit GBH.
Detective Sergeant Matt Sykes, from Northumbria Police's Major Crime Team, said: "I hope residents are reassured that we have made an arrest in connection with this incident.
"Officers are in the area today to carry out further enquiries.
"I would ask anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who has any information to assist us to please contact us."
A teenager has been arrested after a 17-year-old girl was stabbed on Tyneside.
It happened at about 1 am on Saturday 20 July at The Green in Wallsend.
A 16-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent to commit GBH.