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Horse delays Metro trains to Sunderland

By Andrew Jenks and Emma Ford The Tyne and Wear Metro was delayed after a horse had strayed on to one of the platforms at East Boldon station. According to Nexus, the animal had escaped from a nearby field and had entered the metro station car park and managed to get on […]

Man charged with sexual assault

Man charged with sexual assault

A man has been charged with sexual assault at Sunderland Magistrates’ Court today. The charges follows an incident where two girls got into a car they believed to be a taxi. Sail Uddin, a 41-year-old man from Churchill Street in Hendon, has been charged with two counts of sexual assault and […]

Two men bailed after a burglary

Two men bailed after a burglary

Two men have been bailed in connection with a burglary in Shepherd Street, Sunderland. The men, aged 21 and 22, were arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary but have been released on bail. The incident happened at 7.20am on Saturday, February 15, at an address at the street. Two men, armed […]