Two arrested after Newcastle city centre assault

Two men have been arrested after an assault in Newcastle city centre where a man was hit over the head with a glass bottle.

Police were called to the Bigg Market in the early hours of Sunday 3 March where a 25-year-old man was assaulted at City Vaults.

He suffered a cut to his head and was treated in hospital before being discharged.

An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and has been bailed.

A 32-year-old man was also arrested on suspicion of assault and remains in police custody.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.