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Man charged with murder

01 Jul 2017 08:22 AM

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Police investigating a murder in Sunderland have charged a man. 

On Tuesday, June 27, Julie Parkin, who was 39, was found with fatal injuries in a house in Kirkwall Close in Sunderland.  

A 35 year old man has been charged with her murder.  

He has also been charged with attempted murder and is due to appear at Newcastle Crown Court tomorrow morning (Sat). 

As part of the investigation police are also keen to learn the whereabouts of a Black Mazda 6 NL59 MWJ between 10.30pm and midnight on Monday, June 26. Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 13 270617.

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