A needed fugitive who was on the run for almost a month has been put again behind bars.
Dominic McDonald has been returned to jail after being tracked down on Sunday night.
The 19-year-old had been needed by officers on a jail recall after breaching the phrases of his licence.
He was additionally needed in relation to a housebreaking and an affray however had been avoiding police since the finish of January.
But on Sunday night McDonald, who has hyperlinks to Newcastle and Blyth, was again in custody.
As he was on a jail recall, the teenager is now again behind bars whereas enquiries proceed into the housebreaking and affray offences.
Detective Sergeant Ash Loader, of Northumbria Police, mentioned: “Dominic McDonald has recognized he’s needed however has been avoiding police for a while.
“He has breached the phrases of his licence however we additionally needed to talk to him in relation to some severe offences throughout the area.
“We need to thank everybody who contacted us with details about his whereabouts and we’re delighted he’s now behind bars.”