TWO people were arrested after police were called to reports of an assault.
Police were called to an incident in Rugby Street, off Oxford Road, Hartlepool.
A 38-year-old man suffered a minor head injury and was treated at the University Hospital of North Tees, in Stockton, before being released.
Then the man, and a woman aged 35, were arrested in connection with the incident, which happened around 8.20pm on Thursday, before being questioned by police.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Detective Constable Jason Tilley-McCluskey on the police non-emergency 101 number or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.