Six arrested after serious assault in Hendon

Police have arrested six men following a weekend attack in Hendon which left a 26-year-old woman waking in a strange house with cuts and bruises.

It happened overnight on Saturday and Sunday (September 3 and 4) at a house in Peel Street.

The woman, who had been in the city centre in Sunderland on Saturday night believes her drink may have been spiked.

The six men who have been arrested are in police custody.