Natalie Jenkins murder investigation continues as Cleveland Police launch a major search of 1,300 gardens in the area where she was last seen.

Specialist officers searched Gardens, hedges and wheelie bins as the investigation into the suspected murder of Natalie Jenkins continues.

A 40-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and a 65-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice, both have been bailed pending further enquiries.

Police in the North East investigating the murder of Natalie Jenkins has today continued their search for clues and items they believe belong to the 32-year-old who went missing in December.

Now specialist officers investigating her disappearance have undertaken the search of 10 streets surrounding the location of her last sighting.

Huge searches of flats, Albert Park and a social club costing thousands of pounds have already been undertaken. Now 10 street gardens will be searched.

Cleveland Police using a specialist search dog have gained permission of 1,300 home to go in and search the front and rear gardens.

Police firmly believe someone within central Middlesbrough know exactly what has happened to Natalie.

Officers will search Park Road South, Cumberland Road, Southwell Road, Westminster Roads, Exeter Road, Winchester Road, Wakefield Road, Norwich Road, Hereford Close and  Canterbury Grove. 

Crimestoppers has offered a £10,000 reward for information that leads to a conviction of the person or persons responsible for Natalie’s murder.

If anyone has information on the case that is helpful to Cleveland Police, please think about speaking them, or reporting anonymously through Crimestoppers.”