Newcastle

Police plea: Do you know this man?

Police plea: Do you know this man?

  Police have released an image of a man they would like to speak to after a man was threatened in Newcastle.  Officers were called to The Stand comedy club on High Bridge after a report that a man had threatened a member of staff. The incident happened at around […]

Body is pulled from River Tyne in Newcastle

Body is pulled from River Tyne in Newcastle

  The body of a man has been pulled from the River Tyne in Newcastle. Northumbria police received a call at 11am this morning after a sighting of the body in the water. Police, firefighters, paramedics and the Tynemouth RNLI were scrambled to the scene, and the man was recovered from the water close […]

Police arrest two after man is shot in Newcastle

Police arrest two after man is shot in Newcastle

Police have made two arrests after a man was shot in Newcastle. A 41-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. A 37-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of possessing a prohibited weapon. They both remain in police custody. Superintendent Mick Paterson said: “We believe that the offenders […]