Four quizzed over South Tyneside stab death

VICTIM ... David Arthur Charlton, who was fatally stabbed in South Shields on Friday night.

VICTIM ... David Arthur Charlton, who was fatally stabbed in South Shields on Friday night.

POLICE are quizzing four men after a South Tyneside man was stabbed to death while his girlfriend looked on.

A murder hunt was launched after David Arthur Charlton, 25, died when he was attacked by two youths at 10.35pm on Friday at the junction of Stanhope Road and Boldon Lane in South Shields.

Police have arrested three men on suspicion of murder and another on suspicion of assisting an offender.

 

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