A man has been charged with the murder of 32 year old Nicole Waterhouse who suffered fatal injuries in an attack near Phoenix Boulevard in the Leeman Road area or York.

Nicole was attacked over the weekend while it was believed she was on a night out with her friend Karen Browne who still remains in a critical condition after being attacked on Sunday.

Police have not named their suspected attacker however have confirmed a 25 year old will appear at court tomorrow morning charged with Niocole’s murder and the attempted murder of Karen.