05/07/2018

Appeal for Witnesses Following Incident Outside Grosvenor Casino

Police are appealing for information after an altercation outside Grosvenor Casino on Chandlers Wharf in Stockton.

The incident occurred at 6:15am on Sunday 1st July when a dispute took place involving two men. A 40-year-old woman intervened in the dispute in an attempt to stop it. 

Several minutes after the altercation a collision then took place involving a silver Audi A3 and the 40-year-old woman.

The woman was taken to the University Hospital of North Tees where she was treated for minor injuries.

The 28-year-old male driver of the Audi was arrested on suspicion of affray, grievous bodily harm and driving dangerously. He has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

It is believed at the time of the incident, the Casino was closing and lots of people were outside. Officers are appealing for any witnesses to contact DC Richard Crallan quoting event number 118370. Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org