Four charged with murder

Detectives investigating the death of an Italian man in Maidstone have charged four Lithuanian men with his murder.

26-year-old Aleksandras Zuravliovas of Beaumont Road in Maidstone, Tomas Gelezinis who's 30, and of Lower Stone Street in Maidstone, Saulius Tamoliunas who's 23, and of Union Street, and 21-year-old Linas Zidonis of no fixed abode have been charged with the murder of 19 year-old Jeole Leotta.

The four men have been remanded in custody and will appear before Medway Magistrates’ Court via a video link on 24th October. A 30-year-old man has also been arrested in connection with the incident, becoming the 10th suspect to be arrested.


Murder in Maidstone

One lane closed due to police incident on A229 Palace Avenue Eastbound from A229 Bishops Way. Part of the one-way system is coned off for investigation works following a murder last night.