Craig Eade death: Murder charge after body found in wheelie bin

Image caption, Mr Eade's body was found on 1 March in Gateshead's Northbourne Street

A man has been charged with murdering a 23-year-old whose body was found dumped in a wheelie bin.

Craig Eade was discovered in a back lane in Northbourne Street, Gateshead, on 1 March, police said.

Paul Watkins, 36, of Northbourne Street, has been charged with murder is due to appear at Newcastle Crown Court on Saturday.

A post-mortem examination has taken place, but no details of how Mr Eade died have yet been released.

Image source, Northumbria Police
Image caption, No further details of how Craig Eade died have yet been released

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