Man hurt in club incident

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man was injured by an object thrown in a nightclub.

The 50-year-old man was in Midnights, downstairs in the Hillcarter Hotel, in Church Street, Hartlepool, when someone threw an unknown object which hit him on the head.

The man’s scalp was cut and he was taken to One Life Hartlepool, in Park Road, for treatment.

The incident took place at around 1.15am on Sunday morning.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to contact PC John Tyson, of Hartlepool Police on the non-emergency 101 number.

Alternatively call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.​