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Man stabbed in South Shields

Anyone with information should call police on 101 Credit: PA

Police in South Shields are investigating a stabbing.

Officers were called to Boldon Lane at 5am, on June 20, following reports of an injured man.

A 41-year-old man was found in the street with a stab wound. He was taken by ambulance to the RVI and later transferred to the Freeman Hospital. His condition is described as stable and his injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of assault.

Little Mix appeal for missing South Shields pair

Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry from South Shields are missing following an explosion in Manchester. 19 people have been killed and 50 people are injured.

Friends and family of Chloe and Liam have taken to social media to locate them.

Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry Credit: Family photograph


FA Vase final: South Shields 1-0 up at halftime

South Shields FC's haven't been phased by their moment in the spotlight as they lead Cleethorpes Town at halftime in the final of the FA Vase at Wembley.

A penalty by Carl Finnigan, after a foul on Cogdon in the box, put the Mariners 1-0 ahead.

A spot kick by Carl Finnigan put the Mariners ahead Credit: PA

Shields looked in control for much of the half, and nearly went ahead on just 4 minutes after Finningan nearly got on the end of a free kick by Arca.

An estimated 13,000 fans have made the trip to London for the match.

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