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Man arrested and bailed after Elswick stabbing

A man has been arrested after an assault in Elswick, Newcastle.

A 19-year-old man got into a fight with a group of men in a carpark at the corner of Adelaide Terrace and Clara Street. It happened at 3.45am on May 22.

The man was knocked unconscious and suffered slash and stab wounds. He was taken to hospital where he is in a stable condition.

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of wounding and has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact police on 101.

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Family of man missing since 2014 informed of body found

The family of Paul Kerrison, who has been missing since October 2014, have been informed after remains were found on farmland in yearby.

Paul Kerrison

Dad-of-one Paul went missing on 25 October 2014, he was last seen near the junction of Grewgrass Lane and Longbeck Lane, New Marske.

He was reported missing by his mother Sue, after the 30-year-old failed to return home after a night out.

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