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Roger Millar
Roger Millar was stabbed in the early hours last Wednesday Credit: ITV News

Detectives have been granted more time to question a 17 year old and a 19 year old arrested for the murder of a man in Wiltshire. Roger Millar, who was 44, died in hospital on 6 June.

He was found lying in the road in Barnham Court in Rodbourne after being stabbed. Two other teenagers who were being questioned have been released on bail.

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Murdered man identified

Wiltshire police have identified a man who was murdered in Swindon on Wednesday 6th June. The 44-year-old victim was Charles Roger Millar - who was known as Roger - from East Street in Swindon. His next of kin have been informed.

Mr Millar was found with stab wounds at Barnhum Court in Rodbourne area at about 1.30am on Wednesday. He was pronounced dead at the Great Western Hospital at 2.20am.

"We have had a good response from the public so far, but still appeal to anyone who has not yet come forward to contact us. Any small bit of information you have may help us to piece together what happened to Roger Millar.

"We will be continuing with house to house enquiries in the local ares today and to ask anyone who may have seen or heard anything between 0100am and 1.45am in the area of Barnum Court, Swindon to come forward and speak to police."

– Senior Investigating Officer Detective Inspector Matt Davey, Wiltshire Police

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