A man is to appear in court this morning charged with murder.
Joe Welsh, 24, of no fixed abode, has been charged with the murder of Reece David Allen.
He will appear at North Tyneside Magistrates Court today (Thursday).
The 20-year-old woman who had been arrested has been released with no further action.
Enquiries into the murder are ongoing and if anyone has any information that could help they are asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 128 25/01/16.