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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Police granted more time to question James Allen

Detectives investigating the murders of Colin Dunford and Julie Davison have obtained a warrant of further detention for the 36-year-old man arrested in the Leeds area early yesterday morning.

James Allen is in police custody in Middlesbrough undergoing questioning in relation to the two murders and a sexual assault.

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