Severed penis attack: Man released without charge

A66 The man was found at the side of the A66 in the early hours of 13 March

Related Stories

A man arrested over an attack on a 40-year-old man whose penis was severed, has been released without charge.

The victim, who has not been named, was found with serious injuries on the A66 in Middlesbrough early on 13 March.

He spent almost a month in the town's James Cook University Hospital, some of it in an induced coma.

A Cleveland force spokeswoman said a 22-year-old man arrested on suspicion of assault had been released from police bail without charge.

She added inquiries were continuing into the attack and that the victim, who was now at home with his family, was continuing to assist detectives.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Tees

Weather

Middlesbrough

26 °C 16 °C

Features

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.