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A man, 47, has been charged with the murder of a woman in Middlesbrough. Christine Henderson was found dead in a house on Cherwell Terrace on Monday morning.
The woman found dead in a house in Teesside has been named as Christine Henderson.
Ms Henderson was discovered in an address on Cherwell Terrace, Middlesbrough.
She had recently lived in the Hartlepool area.
A post mortem concluded the 50-year-old died of stab wounds.
Police continue to question a 47-year-old man in connection with the incident.
A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman on Teesside. It follows a police investigation after the discovery of a body in Middlesbrough early today.
Neighbours living close to the house have described their shock on learning about the attack; they spoke to our Teesside Correspondent Rachel Bullock
A spokesman for Cleveland Police said: "The man was arrested a short time ago in the town centre and he is currently in police custody.
"We would like to thank the public for their assistance."
Cleveland Police have arrested a 47-year-old man in connection with the death of a woman found dead in a home in Brambles Farm area of Teesside.
Police on Teesside are looking for a man after a woman was found dead in house in Middlesbrough. Cleveland Police were called to an incident in Cherwell Terrace, Brambles Farm at 1am this morning (Monday). Officers later found the woman’s body.