Woman, 70, injured after Stockton burglary - two men arrested

A 70-year-old woman has been treated for facial injuries after a burglary in Stockton.

Police say two men entered a property on Darlington Lane and removed a number of items on Friday, December 14.

Officers say the woman who was in the house at the time of the burglary was taken to North Tees General Hospital. She has since been released.

Two 19-year-old men from the Middlesbrough and Stockton areas have been arrested on suspicion of burglary.

Anyone with information can contact Cleveland Police on 101.