Suspect charged with murdering Darlington man

A man has been charged with murdering Alan Youngson, whose body was found in a shallow grave two months after he disappeared.

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Death of buried man treated as murder

Durham Police have confirmed that the death of a man, found buried in woodland near Darlington, is being treated as murder.

The dead man has not been formally identified, but the discovery is being linked to the disappearance of Alan Youngson, aged 25, who has been missing for almost two months.

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