Police appeal after Man attacked with baseball bat and repeatedly punched during violent attack in Washington

A man was attacked with a baseball and repeatedly punched during a violent disturbance in Washington.

The incident happened in the Front Street area of Concord, shortly after 11pm on Wednesday, February 28. A large group of around a dozen people have been involved in an altercation with the male victim in the street.

Some of the group are believed to have been in the beer garden of The Middle Inn immediately before the assault. The victim, aged in his 20s, was then attacked with a baseball bat and repeatedly punched, suffering multiple injuries as a result.

Northumbria Police have launched an investigation and are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

Enquiries are ongoing into the circumstances surrounding the assault, and police are now appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

Anyone who has any information about the incident is asked to contact police via the ‘Report’ page of the Northumbria Police website, by calling 101 or by emailing 8667@northumbria.police.uk quoting crime number 023992V/24.