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44-year-old Ewen Reynolds arrives at Cheltenham Magistrates Court Credit: ITV News

Ewen Reynolds arrives at Cheltenham Magistrates Court this morning charged with the murder of teenager Zac Evans.

The 19-year-old died outside the Pike and Musket pub in Tuffley in an alleged 'machete attack'. Two others were also injured.

Ewen Reynolds is charged with the murder of teenager Zac Evans Credit: ITV News

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Man due in court after teenager killed in machete attack

Zac Evans was killed outside a pub in Tuffley in Gloucester early on 24 January Credit: Family

A man is due before magistrates in Cheltenham this morning charged with murder following a machete attack in Gloucester.

19-year-old Zac Evans died outside the Pike and Musket pub in Tuffley. Two others were also injured during the attack in the early hours of Saturday morning. 44 year old Ewen Reynolds was charged with murder and attempted murder yesterday evening.

Man charged with murder of Zac Evans in Gloucester

Some of the many flowers at the scene of 19-year-old Zac Evans' death Credit: ITV News

Police have charged a man with murder after a Gloucester teenager was killed in a machete attack.

Today the family of Zac Evans paid tribute to a 'wonderful son, brother and grandson', saying he was one of the bravest, kindest young people, they had ever known.

Zac's parents said he was one of the bravest, kindest young people, they had ever known Credit: Family

The 19-year-old died outside a pub in Tuffley in the early hours of Saturday morning. Two others were injured.

44 year old Ewen Reynolds will appear before magistrates in Cheltenham tomorrow.

You can watch Robert Murphy's report here:

Man charged after 'machete attack' in Gloucester

The police cordon around the scene of the assault in Tuffley, Gloucester Credit: ITV News

A man has been charged with the murder of 19-year-old Zac Evans in Gloucester on Saturday 24 January.

44-year-old Ewen Reynolds from Foley Close, Tuffley in Gloucester is due before magistrates tomorrow (Wednesday 27 January) charged with Zac's murder and the attempted murder of another man during the same incident.

Zac Evans was killed after being stabbed with a machete in Tuffley on Saturday Credit: Family

Zac died following the incident outside The Pike and Musket pub in Windsor Drive, Tuffley, Gloucester, shortly before 12.40am on Saturday 24 January.

Although a man has now been charged the investigation is still in its early stages and I continue to appeal to anyone with information to call Gloucestershire Police on 101, quoting incident 12 of 24 January.

– Detective Chief Inspector Steve Porter, Gloucestershire Police

Second arrest made over Gloucester assault

A second man has been arrested in connection with a serious assault in King's Walk in Gloucester on 10 January.

A man was punched in the face and fell to the ground, losing consciousness. He had serious facial injuries and a head wound.

A 28-year-old man from Stroud is now in custody following his arrest on suspicion of assault.

Earlier Gloucestershire Police arrested a 25-year-old man, also from Stroud, on suspicion of assault.

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Murder probe after 'machete attack' outside pub

The attack happened outside the Pike and Musket pub in Gloucester Credit: Google Street View

One man has died and another left with serious injuries after a suspected machete attack outside a pub in Gloucester, police say.

A murder investigation is now underway after a 19-year-old local man was pronounced dead at the scene of the fight outside the Pike and Musket pub in Tuffley.

The second man, 22, is now in a stable condition following surgery.

A third, 18-year-old man, sustained minor injuries.

Gloucestershire Police say they would like to speak to anyone who witnessed what happened in the pub's car park or was in the area at the time.

Gloucester to be top seeds in cup quarter-finals

Matt Kvesic scored two tries for Gloucester at Brive. Credit: David Davies/PA Archive

Gloucester will go into the quarter finals of the European Challenge Cup as top seeds.

The Cherry and Whites completed their group matches with a 31-20 bonus point win at Brive tonight.

It maintains their 100% record in the competition, picking up 29 out of a possible 30 points.

They'll have a home tie in the quarter finals.

We go Sherlock spotting in Gloucester

Filming for the new series of Sherlock has been taking place across the West Country.

Earlier this week, the cameras were at Arnos Vale Cemetery in Bristol and today, shooting for the hugely popular BBC drama had moved to Gloucester Cathedral.

Crowds queued up to catch a glimpse of the show's stars, Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman - and, as you can see in the clip below, our cameraman spotted Mark Gatiss, who plays Sherlock's brother Mycroft.

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