Flowers have been left at the house in Spennymoor where a young girl was found hanging at the weekend. The 14-year-old was taken to hospital where she died.
A 14-year-old girl who was found hanging at a house party had been bullied, according to Facebook tributes. Sarah Clerkson, as she has been named online, was found in a house in Spennymoor on Saturday night. She was taken to the University Hospital of North Durham where she died.
Friends set up a Facebook page titled RIP Sarah Clerkson.
– A Durham Police spokesperson
"Police were called to a house in Spennymoor on Saturday evening.
"A 14-year-old girl was taken to UHND hospital with serious injuries and later died.
"There are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances and a report has been prepared for the coroner."
According to a local paper, Sarah was put to bed after being sick and when someone checked on her some hours later, there was no reply and the door had to be kicked down.
A 14-year-old girl has died after a house party in Spennymoor on Saturday night. She was taken to UHND hospital with serious injuries and later died. Police say there are no suspicious circumstances.