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  • Murder investigation in Weymouth – two men charged

    06 April 2020
    Detectives investigating the death of a man in Weymouth have charged two men with murder. At 4.13pm on Saturday 4 April 2020 Dorset Police was called to a report of a possible assault at an address on Dorchester Road. Officers attended, along with the a...
  • Murder investigation launched in Weymouth

    05 April 2020
    Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a man died following an alleged assault in Weymouth. At 4.13pm on Saturday 4 April 2020 Dorset Police was called to a report of a possible assault at an address on Dorchester Road. Officers attended,...
  • Further update in Bournemouth murder investigation

    14 February 2020
    A teenage boy who was arrested on suspicion of affray in relation to a Bournemouth murder investigation has been released without charge. At 10.10pm on Saturday 16 November 2019 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports that a man had ...
  • Update – man charged in connection with Bournemouth murder investigation

    19 November 2019
    Detectives investigating the death of a 20-year-old man in Bournemouth have charged an 18-year-old man with his murder. At 10.10pm on Saturday 16 November 2019 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports that a man had sustained stab wou...
  • Update in relation to investigation into death of man in Weymouth

    07 November 2019
    Two people arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender during an investigation into the death of a man in Weymouth will face no further police action. Dorset Police was called at 10.17am on Saturday 7 September 2019 by the ambulance service following ...
  • Two people charged in connection with death of man in Weymouth

    09 October 2019
    Detectives investigating the death of a man in Weymouth have charged a man and woman with manslaughter. Dorset Police was called at 10.17am on Saturday 7 September 2019 by the ambulance service following reports of the sudden death of a 75-year-old man -...
  • Further update following arrest in connection with death of man in Weymouth

    02 October 2019
    A fourth person arrested in connection with the death of a man in Weymouth has been released under investigation while enquiries continue. An investigation is ongoing into the death of a 75-year-old man at an address on The Esplanade that was reported on...
  • Update – further arrest in connection with death of man in Weymouth

    01 October 2019
    Detectives investigating the death of a man in Weymouth have made a fourth arrest - with a man being questioned on suspicion of assisting an offender. An investigation is ongoing into the death of a 75-year-old man at an address on The Esplanade that was...
  • Death of man in Weymouth – further update

    17 September 2019
    A 38-year-old man arrested in connection with the death of a man in Weymouth has been released from custody while enquiries continue. Dorset Police was called at 10.17am on Saturday 7 September 2019 by the ambulance service following reports of the sudde...
  • Update in murder investigation following death of man in Weymouth

    15 September 2019
    A man and a woman arrested in connection with the death of a man in Weymouth have been released from custody while enquiries continue. Dorset Police was called at 10.17am on Saturday 7 September 2019 by the ambulance service following reports of the sudd...
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