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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.
Police are at the scene where remains of a body were discovered on farmland in Yearby.
Officers say the family of Paul Kerrison, who went missing in 2014, has been informed.
The family of Paul Kerrison, who has been missing since October 2014, have been informed after remains were found on farmland in yearby.
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.
Police say the remains of a body have been found on farmland in the Yearby area.
Officers were called just before 4pm on May 24.
Police and forensic officers are still in the area, which has been cordoned off while investigations are carried out.
Another dull and cloudy day with hill fog and outbreaks of rain or drizzle throughout but perhaps becoming drier later.
Lighter winds but still feeling chilly.
Maximum Temperature13 °C.