See the horrific injuries suffered by a woman in a hammer attack on a Newcastle street
A woman attacked by an unprovoked hammer-blow to the back of her head has released pictures of her injuries in a new appeal to find the thug who assaulted her.
The horrific assault happened on Shortridge Terrace, Jesmond , in the early hours of Thursday, July 14, when the woman was approached from behind and hit with the weapon.
The victim was taken to hospital and was treated for her injuries, but has now allowed police to release pictures of her wounds and the pool of blood at the scene of the attack to try and track down the culprit.
Believed to be around 5ft 7ins tall, the suspected... read more
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