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A man accused of murdering a great-grandfather in a "road rage" stabbing after a car crash will appear at the Old Bailey on Friday.
Matthew Daley, 34, is accused of fatally knifing 79-year-old cycling enthusiast Donald Lock after their cars were involved in an alleged minor shunt.
Mr Lock, who had recently been given the all-clear from prostate cancer, was driving back from a cycling meeting when he was repeatedly stabbed on the A24 at Findon, near Worthing, West Sussex, on July 16.
Daley, of St Elmo Road, Worthing, was charged by Sussex Police with murder and possession of a knife in a public place.
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A man accused of murdering a great-grandfather in a "road rage" stabbing after a car crash has been remanded in custody.
Matthew Daley, 34, appeared in court charged with repeatedly knifing retired solicitor Donald Lock, 79.
Cycling enthusiast Mr Lock, who had recently been given the all-clear from prostate cancer, died at the scene of the incident on the A24 at Findon, near Worthing, on Thursday.
Daley, of St Elmo Road, Worthing, will appear at Hove Crown Court tomorrow. He is charged with murder and possession of a knife in a public place.
A man is to be charged with the murder of a prison custody officer who died after being assaulted at Blackfriars Crown Court last month.
Lorraine Barwell, 54, a prison officer for Serco, was attacked as she escorted a prisoner between the court and a waiting van on June 29.
Humphrey Burke, 22, is to be charged with her murder, the Crown Prosecution Service said.
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Uninsured victims of last month's audacious raid at Hatton Garden are set to be forced to take a loss on their stolen goods.
The unluckiest are even likely to lose their livelihoods, it is thought, after 25 of the victims met today to work out what, if anything, they could do.
ITV News Reporter Rebecca Barry: