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Police are appealing to trace the whereabouts of 30-year-old Margaret Moorhouse from Middlesbrough.
She was last seen at a property on Basil Street in Middlesbrough on Tuesday 2nd August.
It is believed she may have travelled to Southern Ireland, possibly the Dublin area with family members.
More than 250 cannabis plants worth an estimated £113,000 have been found by police at a house in RedcarRead the full story ›
Detectives have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to after a serious assault in Middlesbrough that left a man in a critical condition.
Police would like to speak to the man shown in the image below as he may be able to help with their inquiries.
The assault took place on Linthorpe Road outside Gigi’s Pizza Shop at around 2.05am on Saturday 9th July.
A 48-year-old man from Middlesbrough was approached by another man who assaulted him in an unprovoked attack.
The suspect made off towards Princess Road.
The victim remains in James Cook University Hospital in a critical condition.
A number of people who helped with first aid have yet to come forward, including a woman who identified herself as a nurse.
The police want these people to come forward and speak to them.
Police are looking to trace a missing 15-year-old girl in Middlesbrough.
Aleisha Summerhill was last seen at an address on Willowbank in Coulby Newham at midday yesterday ( Sunday 17th July)
She's described as being 5 foot tall, of slim build and she was last seen wearing leggings and a grey hooded top.
It is believed she might be in the Pallister Park area of Middlesbrough.
More than £1.5million worth of cannabis plants, crack cocaine, heroin and amphetamine have gone up in smoke.
The drugs were destroyed in a furnace after being seized from criminals across Cleveland.
Detective Inspector Steve Kappell, from the Community Drugs Enforcement
Team, said: “Seizing these drugs has meant that we have been able to stop
them getting onto the streets of Cleveland, into the hands of people who could sell them on and potentially cause serious harm."
Anyone with information regarding drugs activity is asked to contact Cleveland Police’s Community Drugs Enforcement Team on 101 or their confidential hotline on 0800 929 702.