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
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