TWO men involved in an assault on a group of teenagers in South Shields are being hunted by police.
The incident happened at about 10.10pm on Wednesday, September 18, but details have only just been released.
A group of teenagers were in Fowler Street, near the junction of St George Square, when they were followed by two men.
The pair threw stones at the group and a confrontation took place in the street.
One of the men assaulted two of the teenagers - punching one in the face and headbutting another.
They then made off from the scene towards Westoe Road, away from the town centre.
The first was in his early 20s, 6ft, of heavy build, with brown hair. He was wearing a red T-shirt, red tracksuit top and jogging bottoms.
The second was also in his early 20s, about 6ft 2ins and slim, with short blond hair, and wearing a blue tracksuit top.
Two teenagers suffered minor injuries, and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191.