A teenage girl named Holly Newton was fatally stabbed in Northumberland, and a 16-year-old boy has been charged with her murder.
Holly Newton, 15, was fatally wounded on Friday at around 17:10 GMT in the Priestpopple area of Hexham and later passed away in a hospital.
A 16-year-old boy was also taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The teen accused of murder has also been charged with attempted murder & possession of an offensive weapon.
The boy, who can’t be named for legal reasons, is due to appear before Newcastle magistrates on Monday.