Ashington manager Steve Harmison has been handed a twelve match ban following an alleged confrontation with a referee.
The ban was confirmed on the Northumberland FA website, although no further information has been officially released by either the club or the association.
It is believed that no further details will be released as the case is ongoing.
Harmison took charge of the Colliers in February 2015 and led them to safety in the EBAC Northern League’s top tier.
Now heading towards the end of his first full season in charge they club currently sit in thirteenth place in the table, with nine games left to play