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James Allen charged

Police have charged James Allen with the murders of 50-year-old Julie Davison from Whitby and 81-year-old Colin Dunford from Middlesbrough.

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Family of murdered Julie Davison pay tribute

The family of Julie Davison release a tribute:

"We are devastated by the sad loss of our lovely Julie.

“She was one of the kindest people you could ever wish to know and went out of her way to help others.

“She did not deserve to die in such terrible circumstances.

“We are so very sad that her hopes of building a new life back in her home town of Whitby ended so tragically.

“We would like to thank everyone who has sent us messages of support during this traumatic time.

“We now ask that the media respect our privacy and allow us to grieve in peace while we try to come to terms with what has happened.”

– Davison family

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