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Third man arrested in connection with Megan Bannister's death

Miss Bannister was found following a collision between the vehicle and a motorbike in Enderby on Sunday. Credit: Leicestershire Police

Another man has been arrested in connection with the death of 16-year-old Megan Bannister.

A 34-year-old man was arrested yesterday on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs and he remains in police custody.

Last night, two men were charged with gross negligence manslaughter.

Jason Burder and Adam King appeared at Leicester Magistrates Court this morning.

King, a warehouseman, and Burder were refused bail and will appear at Leicester Crown Court on June 15.

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Two men charged with manslaughter of Megan Bannister

Miss Bannister was found on the back seat of a black Vauxhall Astra. Credit: Leicestershire Police

Two men have been charged with gross negligence manslaughter following the death of 16-year-old Megan Bannister.

Jason Burder, 28, of Braunstone Avenue, Leicester, and 27-year-old Adam King, of Waltham Avenue, Leicester, will appear at Leicester Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (Thursday).

The two men were arrested following the discovery of her body on the back seat of a black Vauxhall Astra.

She was found following a collision between the vehicle and a motorbike, in Desford Road, Enderby, at around 11.45am on Sunday.

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