Man charged with murder after Sturminster Newton death

Police have charged a man with murder following the discovery of a body at an address in Marnhull near Sturminster Newton on Friday evening, 15 April 2011.

A 23-year-old local man has been charged with murder and will appear before Weymouth magistrates on Monday, 18 April 2011.

The deceased man has yet to be formally identified.

Detectives are renewing their appeal for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward and contact Dorset Police on 01202 222 222.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 01202 or 01305 22 22 22 quoting incident number 15:422. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply. 

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