Police Name Alleged Murder Victim from Tomlinson Way, Middlesbrough

Police can now confirm the name of the woman who was sadly found deceased at an address in Tomlinson Way in Middlesbrough on Sunday morning.

1 She is 33 year old Natalie Saunders and today her heartbroken family released a photo and moving tribute to her, saying:

“Natalie was a loving daughter, sister and mother of five children.  We are deeply heartbroken at this difficult time and ask for privacy to come to terms with what has happened.

“Natalie was a beautiful lady and we will miss her.  Natalie, you will forever and always be in our hearts and thoughts.  Sweet dreams, sleep tight and we pray you are now at peace xx.”

A 24 year old man appeared at Teesside Magistrates’ Court today, charged with Natalie’s murder.  Police inquiries are on-going.