Marshall Wallis Road incident: Police give update as investigation continues into disturbance involving air weapon and knife in South Shields

A 20-year-old man arrested in connection with a disturbance involving an air weapon and a knife in South Shields has been released on bail as a police investigation continues.

Thursday, 8th July 2021, 12:03 pm

Police were called to Marshall Wallis Road in South Shields at 8.45pm on Tuesday, July 7 after a report of a disturbance.

A 20-year-old man was arrested in connection with the disorder and an air weapon and a knife were also located near the scene.

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Police on Marshall Wallis Road in South Shields following the incident.
Police on Marshall Wallis Road in South Shields following the incident.

Northumbria Police has now confirmed that the man has been released on police bail and said that “enquiries are ongoing” into the incident.

Anyone with information should contact police via the ‘Tell us Something’ page of their website or by calling 101 quoting log NP-20210706-0950.

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