Man to appear in court charged with Hartlepool mum's murder

A man is due to appear in court today, charged with the murder of Hartlepool mum-of-three Kelly Franklin.

Tuesday, 4th September 2018, 9:20 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th September 2018, 7:21 pm
Kelly Franklin.

The 29-year-old died after being stabbed in Oxford Road in the town on Friday, August 3.

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Torbjorn Kettlewell, 30, of Oval Grange, Hartlepool, was charged with murder and possession of a bladed article.

Kelly Franklin.

The accused, who is also known as Ian Kettlewell, is due to appear at Teesside Crown Court in Middlesbrough.