Four convicted of Exeter murder

Four members of an armed gang have been found guilty of the killing of drug dealer Steven Crook in Exeter in November 2013

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Four men convicted of murdering drug dealer

The murder took place at a house in Alphington Road in November 2013 Credit: ITV News

Four members of an armed gang have been found guilty of the killing of a drug dealer in Exeter.

Steven Crook was stabbed to death during a violent robbery at his home on Alphington Road in November last year. Today Ryan Singleton from Coventry was found guilty of murder and robbery while three others were convicted of manslaughter and robbery. They'll be sentenced next week.

More charges in Exeter murder case

Police have charged two more men following the murder of a man in Exeter.Stephen Crook was found with fatal injuries at a flat on Alphington Road in Exeter on Thursday 21 November.

39 year old Darren Twigger and a 17-year-old male both from Coventry, have both been charged with his murder.

Two other men, Ryan Singleton and Steve Webster, had already been charged over the murder.

The four are now due to appear at Exeter Crown Court on December 19.

A fifth suspect, a 20-year-old man from Coventry, has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.

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Second man charged with murder in Exeter

43-year-old Stephen Crook was found injured at this property in Alphington Road last week and later died in hospital. Credit: ITV News West Country

Police have charged a second man with the murder of Stephen Crook in Exeter.

The 43-year-old was found injured at a property in Alphington Road last week and later died in hospital.

40-year-old Steven Webster from Okehampton will appear before Exeter Magistrates Court this morning.

A 39-year-old man and a 17-year-old youth remain in custody at Launceston police station.

25-year-old Ryan Singleton from Coventry has already been charged with murder.

3 men arrested after Exeter murder

Three men have been arrested in connection with the murder of a man in Exeter last week.

43 year old Stephen Crook was found with serious injuries in a flat in Alphington Road on Thursday 21st November. He died later in hospital.

25 year old Ryan Singleton, 25, from Coventry has already been charged with murder and possessing an offensive weapon in a public place.

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