County Durham murder scene in pictures

A murder investigation is underway after a woman's body was found in County Durham on Christmas Eve.

Lesley Caile, 48, was found dead by police at a house on North View in Hunwick near Crook.

A 46-year-old man, who was also found injured in the house, has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

This was the scene on Thursday:

Lesley Caile was found dead at this property on North View, Hunwick on Christmas Eve Credit: ITV
A 46-year-old man, who was also found injured inside the house, has been arrested on suspicion of murder Credit: ITV
A police presence remains near the property as the investigation continues Credit: ITV

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Man charged over Christmas Eve murder

A man's appeared in court charged with the murder of Lesley Caile in Hunwick, County Durham, on Christmas Eve.