A soldier's been found guilty of murdering his ex-girlfriend at her flat in Gateshead after she ended their relationship
Teenager Charged Over Rape
Police have charged a teenager with the rape of a woman in Newcastle.
The 25 year old says she was threatened with a knife, punched and then sexually assaulted in Exhibition Park in the early hours of Sunday.
A 17-year-old is appearing in court this morning.
An 81-year-old man has been arrested by police in Scotland investigating alleged historical sexual abuse in youth football.
A cat has been put to sleep by vets, after being shot with an air rifle in County Durham
Police are investigating the cause of a flat fire in Thornaby, which killed one person
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