Police name Thirsk care home murder victim as 81 year old David Paterson

North Yorkshire Police have named a man who was murdered within Sowerby House care home as 81 year old David Paterson.

Heather Pauline Davidson aged 53 of Sowerby Thirsk has appeared at Northallerton Magistrates court charged with murder.

She has been remanded in custody and will appear at Teesside Crown Court on Tuesday 17 February.