Two men to appear in court over organist death

Two men will appear before a judge today charged with the murder of church organist Alan Greaves who was killed on Christmas Eve.

The 68-year-old was attacked in the street as he made his way from his home in High Green, Sheffield, to midnight Mass at nearby St Saviour's Church.

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Church organist Alan Greaves was killed on Christmas Eve Credit: Family handout

Ashley Foster, 21, and Jonathan Bowling, 22, have been charged with murder.

They are set to appear at a plea and case management hearing at Sheffield Crown Court this morning after South Yorkshire Police charged the two men with his murder in mid-January.

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