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Concern raised for woman in Tynemouth

09 Sep 2017 18:00 PM

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Police are appealing for the public’s help after receiving a report of concern for a woman in Tynemouth.

Last night, at 11.40pm, concern was raised for a woman in Percy Park Road.

The woman had been walking in the street with a man who hit her causing her to fall to the ground. She was then put in a car that had stopped to give the couple a lift.

Officers believe the incident is domestic related and want to ensure the woman is ok and are keen to trace those involved.

The vehicle has been described as a ‘souped up boy racer’ blue VW Lupo.

Anyone who witnessed the incident in Tynemouth last night, or has information about the vehicle or those involved, is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 1387 080917 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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