A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a father-of-two.
David Scott, 33, from Stanley, County Durham was found with stab wounds in a back lane behind Rose Avenue, Stanley on December 23rd.
Durham Police said the youth would be appearing before magistrates in Peterlee on Thursday.
More top news
ITV Tyne Tees has exclusive pictures of the police chase that ended with a fatal crash in County Durham.
Rixton stopped by the North East on their radio tour to promote Let The Road. They spoke to Rachel Sweeney about their music-scene takeover.
It seems we have some very talented pumpkin carvers in the region....