Teenager stabbed in Wallsend

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.

Teenage girl stabbed at The Green in Wallsend

The Green in Wallsend were teenager was stabbed Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

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."

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