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Chester-le-Street due man in court charged with murder of Michael Price

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12:35pm 28th January 2018
(Updated 12:45pm 28th January 2018)

The man charged with the murder of Michael Price was due to appear in court yesterday.

Paul Ronald Watson, 30, of The Crescent, Chester-le-Street, was due to appear at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates’ Court yesterday after being charged with murder.

A spokesperson for Durham Constabulary said: "Michael suffered critical head injuries after he was attacked in the Victor Street area of Chester-le-Street in the early hours of Saturday, January 13.

The 36-year-old was taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle for treatment, but sadly died from his injuries on Wednesday (January 24).

Two women aged 35 and 36 who were arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent following the incident have been rearrested on suspicion of murder.

They have both been released under investigation."

 

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