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Police officer knocked unconscious in disorder at Byker party

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A police officer needed hospital treatment after she was knocked unconscious while responding to reports of trouble at a party in Newcastle.A fellow male officer was also assaulted at the incident at Byker Community Centre on Saturday evening.Northumbria Police said they were called to deal with a group of males who had been asked to leave.A force spokesman said two men and one woman were arrested on suspicion of assault and remain in police custody.He added: “Upon arrival a number of those in attendance became aggressive and two of our officers were assaulted.”One of those was a female police constable who was knocked unconscious.”The female officer has since been released from hospital and investigations continue.
Source: BBC Tyne and Wear