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Organist suspects remanded

Two men aged 21 and 22 have been remanded in custody after being charged with murdering church organist Alan Greaves who died after being attacked on his way to midnight mass on Christmas Eve.

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Two charged with murder of church organist

Church organist Alan Greaves was attacked on his way to midnight mass on Christmas Eve. Credit: Family handout.

Two men have been charged with murdering a church organist who died after being attacked on his way to midnight mass on Christmas Eve.

Alan Greaves was making his way to St Saviour's Church, near his home in High Green, Sheffield, when he was attacked.

He died three days later.

Ashley Foster, 21, and Jonathan Bowling, 22, have both been charged with the murder of Mr Greaves tonight and will appear at Sheffield Magistrates' Court tomorrow, South Yorkshire Police said.

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