A MAN has been arrested after a fight broke out in a South Shields churchyard.
Police were called to St Hilda’s Churchyard, off Coronation Street, after reports of a confrontation taking place.
A 30-year-old man was arrested by police on suspicion of affray.
Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which happened on Monday at about 2.45pm.
Anyone with information should call 101, ext 69191, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.