An investigation is underway after a man was assaulted in Newcastle.
The 21-year-old was with a group of friends when he was attacked by another man in Times Square at around 1:55am on Thursday. The victim was taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary with a fractured skull and fractured cheekbone.
The suspect, who ran off in the direction of Central Station, is described as being around 21 years old, 6ft 1ins tall, with black hair.
Any witnesses are being asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101.
Police are appealing for information after a teenager was assaulted in Sunderland.
A 14-year-old boy was standing with friends at the bus stop opposite the mosque on Ryhope Road in Sunderland just before three o'clock on November 30th when a jogger appeared to misunderstand what was being said.
The jogger then turned back and punched the teenager in the face, bursting his lip.
The jogger is:
A white male
6 feet tall and of athletic build
With a scar on his right cheek
The jogger was wearing a blue coloured long sleeved Skins top with grey gloves and long grey Skins bottoms with a stripe down the side. He was also wearing running shoes.
Police have released CCTV images of man they're trying to trace in connection with an assault in York.
The incident occurred when a 20-year-old man was attacked after leaving Reflex on George Hudson Street at around 2:20am on July 21. The man was followed out of the nightclub and punched in the face by another man. The victim suffered a facial injury as a result.
The suspect is then seen picking something up off the floor and following the victim.
PC Nicola Elliot, of North Yorkshire Police said: "If you witnessed the assault or can help to identify the man caught on CCTV please contact the police or Crimestoppers straight away.
"I am particularly keen to speak with the person caught on camera shortly after the assault as I believe they may have vital information that could help me with this investigation."