Font Size A A A
Cleveland Connected Header Cleveland Connected Header

Investigations continue into murder in Middlesbrough

Alert message sent 16/05/2018 09:57:00

Information sent on behalf of Cleveland Police

Investigations continue into murder in Middlesbrough


Investigations have continued overnight into the murder of a woman in Middlesbrough.


Specialist officers, including forensic teams, are working hard to establish what happened to 34-year-old Jessica Patel who was found at her home on The Avenue in Linthorpe at 8.20pm on Monday 14th May. She was found with serious injuries at the address and was pronounced dead at the scene. Her cause of death is not being released by the investigative team at this time.


There have been no arrests at this time.


The Avenue is a busy road and detectives are continuing to appeal to anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area on Monday evening to contact them. Anyone who may have dash-cam footage of the area which may assist police is also asked to come forward.


Police searches are also continuing in the local area.


Increased neighbourhood patrols are continuing in the community to offer reassurance.


Anyone with information is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101, quoting event number 85888. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or

Message sent by
Adrienne Maddison (Police, Corporate, Communications Unit)

Message tag words

Back to previous page
Click here to tweet this message to your followers

Discuss this alert message

Please see terms below before using this feature
Please be aware that the facility above is a Facebook service, posting your views will make some of your Facebook information visible to everyone (as with any Facebook activity).

The system administrators (VISAV Limited) monitor the content added. Any misuse or objectionable material should be reported to

The views expressed do not represent the views of the system administrators who are VISAV Limited, the Police, Neighbourhood Watch and other Information Provider using this service.
Buy SSL Certificate