Tyne & Wear

Uriel Moskwa death: Man in court on murder charge

Scene of North Shields stab murder
Image caption The incident happened on Aldwych Drive

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a man on North Tyneside.

Uriel Moskwa, 43, of North King Street, was found with a single stab wound in Aldwych Drive, North Shields early on Saturday but died later in hospital.

Scott Jefferson, 22, of Stanley Street, Wallsend appeared at North Tyneside Magistrates' Court earlier and was remanded in custody.

He will next appear at Newcastle Crown Court on Friday.

Two men, aged 27 and 21, arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and a woman, 22, held on suspicion of murder have been released on police bail.

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