UPDATE: Man charged with murder


A MAN has been charged with murder following an incident in Warwick on Tuesday, 26th December.

Police were called to Kettlewell Close shortly after 10.20pm on Tuesday where they found a 29-year-old man outside a property with serious stab wounds.

Harry Stone, aged 21, of Sutherland Close, Warwick, has been charged with his murder and was due to appear at Warwickshire Magistrates Court this morning, Thursday.

The deceased’s next of kin has been informed and a post mortem has taken place. Formal identification has yet to take place.

Investigating officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward.

Detective chief inspector Pete Hill said: “Additional officers will also be in the area to provide reassurance to the community, and we are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or who may have any information that could assist with the investigation to please call us. If you have any information, no matter how insignificant it may seem, please come forward.

“Our thoughts are with the man’s family at this time and we will continue to support them as our investigation progresses.”

Anyone who has any information that could assist the investigation is asked to call Warwickshire Police on 101, quoting incident 333 of 26th December. Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org