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 Police arrest man in connection with assault


Police have arrested a man in connection with a suspected assault which happened earlier today.

The suspect, a man in his 30s, has been arrested on suspicion of assault and is currently in police custody.

This follows an incident whereby a man was found with injuries in the Haughton Green area of Darlington.

The victim is in a stable condition and his injuries are described as non-life-threatening.

Detective Sergeant John Tyers, of Darlington CID, said: "Enquiries are ongoing but we not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident at this time. We hope this reassures local residents."