Man arrested after woman found with serious head injuries

A man has been arrested after a woman was found with “significant” head injuries in a Newcastle street.

Officers were told that a person had been injured in Graham Park Road, Gosforth, at 9pm on Tuesday.

Northumbria Police said it had been reported that a man “put the woman into a vehicle” and she was then taken to hospital.

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm and is custody.

Police said it was believed that those involved were known to each other.