A teenager has been charged with the murder of a 16-year-old boy who died from a single stab wound to the neck.
Mark Smith died of a single stab wound to the neck
Mark Smith, of St John's Walk in Newcastle, was found outside a takeaway in the town's West End on Wednesday, and later died in hospital.
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with murder and will appear before magistrates in Newcastle on Saturday.
On Friday evening police also arrested a 20-year-old Newcastle man on suspicion of murder.