Appeal for witnesses who saw man whose penis was cut off

Police are appealing for anyone who saw a man the night before he was found with his penis cut off by the side of the A66 in Middlesbrough.

View all 8 updates ›

Man found in Middlesbrough with his penis cut off

Police had to close the A66 to search for evidence. Credit: North News

A man is in hospital after being found staggering on a road with his penis cut off.

Cleveland Police found the man on the A66 near South Bank in Middlesbrough early this morning.

Officers closed off the area in their search for evidence. The man, who is in his 40s, is now in an induced coma in hospital. A 22-year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of assault.

Members of the public can contact Cleveland Police by calling 101.

More top news