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Man taken to hospital with head injuries after an attack in Middlesbrough

James Cook University Hospital Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Police are appealing for information after a 33-year-old man was assaulted in Normanby.

It happened at 8pm on Saturday 19 August at the Tiger pub.

Police are working to determine whether the victim was assaulted inside or outside the pub.

James Cook University Hospital Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

As a result of the assault the victim was taken to James Cook University Hospital where he was treated for head and facial injuries.

Anyone who may have witnessed the assault or anyone with information regarding the person responsible is asked to contact Cleveland Police.


Police identify teenager who died in Guisborough motorbike crash

Police Name Guisborough Fatal Collision Victim Credit: PA

Police have named the motorcyclist who died in a crash over bank holiday weekend as Sonny Stephenson.

The 17-year-old from Guisborough died at the junction of Bolckow Street and Hollymead Drive just before 9.30pm on 27 August.

The passenger of the bike was taken to James Cook University Hospital with injuries not thought to be life threatening.

Specialist officers continue to support Sonny’s family and inquiries into the crash on Bolckow Street are on-going.

Anyone who was in the area around the time of the incident and who has information is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101


Growing concern for missing Peterlee woman

Have you seen Linda? Credit: Cleveland police

Police are growing increasingly concerned about a woman who has not been seen since Wednesday.

Linda Keating, 65, was last seen at her home in the Lorimers Close area of Peterlee on Wednesday, July 19, at about 8am.

She was wearing a three quarter length white coat, carrying a shoulder bag and a white plastic bag.

She is of slim build, wears glasses and has short wavy hair.

Sergeant Mike Todd said:

We are becoming increasingly concerned about the whereabouts of Linda. I would urge anyone who has seen her to get in touch.”

Please call Durham Police on 101 with any information, quoting incident number 229 of July 19.

– Sergeant Mike Todd
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