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 Police appeal for witnesses following disturbance in Cockfield


Police were called to reports of a disturbance in Cockfield near to Bishop Auckland at the weekend.

The incident, involving four women happened outside of The Kings Inn at around 1am on Saturday morning (February 16).

It is believed an argument took place inside of the pub which led to the physical altercation in the car park.

Following the disturbance, two of the four women made off while two remained on scene with minor injuries.

PC Sarah Thompson, from Bishop Auckland response said: “I would like to appeal to anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward.

“Please call us with information on 101 quoting reference number 22 of February 16”.