Teenager Stabbed In County Durham

A 15 year old boy's in hospital after being stabbed in County Durham.

Police responded to a report at about 8.45pm that a boy had been attacked in the Woodham Burn area of Newton Aycliffe.

The location was a grassed track just off Stephenson Way close to the burn.

A 15-year-old local boy was taken by ambulance to the James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough where he remains in a stable condition today.

His injury is not believed to be life-threatening.

A 15-year-old local youth was arrested at the scene and remains in custody at Bishop Auckland police station.

A number of people witnessed the incident and enquiries are ongoing.

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:


On TV: 55 Biggest 90's Club Classics

4pm - 8pm

Watch heart TV

  • Moloko Sing It Back



  • Alex Party Don't Give Me Your Life



  • Corona The Rhythm Of The Night



  • Haddaway What Is Love



Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter