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Murder charge over death of 51-year-old Scunthorpe man

A 24-year old man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of 51-year-old Raymond Ward in Scunthorpe.

Credit: Police

Dion Levi Hendry of no fixed abode has been charged and is due to appear at Grimsby and Cleethorpes Magistrates Court on Monday morning.

Police say a 36-year-old man who was arrested has been released on bail. A 37-year-old man who was also arrested has been released unconditionally with no further action.

Officers have been given more time to question a 47-year old man who is still in custody.

Mr Ward’s body was found in a disused building on Cliff Gardens on the evening of 9 July 18.