Middlesbrough murder victim named as Hamed Vaziri

Police have named a man who died in an incident at an address on Carlow Street in Middlesbrough as 27-year-old Hamed Vaziri.

Hamed’s brother, who didn’t wish to be named, gave this tribute: “He was an honest and good man, he was much loved and a good local footballer. He is missed dearly, was his mother’s favourite and would have helped anyone he could have. He had a bright future ahead of him.”

Police were called to the address on Saturday 24th January at around 3:45am. A 26-year-old man has appeared at Teesside Crown Court charged with murder.