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Salford burglar death: Second charge over break-in

Category: England

Published: 30th Jun 2011 15:04:36

A second man has been charged after a break-in at a Salford house during which a burglar was stabbed to death.

John Bennell, 27, of Hyde, was stabbed in the chest at a house in Ethel Avenue, Pendlebury, on 22 June.

A 23-year-old man of Stretford, Greater Manchester is charged with aggravated burglary. He is due before Salford magistrates later.

Another 23-year-old man, of Hyde, was previously charged with aggravated burglary and possession of a knife.

A fourth man has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary and is being questioned by detectives.

A 59-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murder has been bailed until 25 July.

A 27-year-old man and 21-year-old woman were released without charge after being arrested on suspicion of murder.

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BBC News, 2011. Salford burglar death: Second charge over break-in [Online] (Updated 30th Jun 2011)
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