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North Shields stab murder: Victim named as Reece Allen, 24,

Reece Allen Image copyright Northumbria Police handout
Image caption Mr Allen died in hospital

A man found dying with stab wounds has been named by police.

Reece Allen, 24, was discovered with multiple wounds outside an address in West Avenue, North Shields, in the early hours of Monday.

Northumbria Police said Mr Allen, of Heaton Terrace, North Shields, died later in hospital.

A man, 24, and a 20-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of his murder are still in custody, a spokesman for the force said.

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