Thomas Norman, 27, of Launceston, Cornwall has been charged with the murder of Charles Macdonald.
Mr Macdonald's body was discovered on Thursday March 9.
Mr Norman was scheduled to appear at Truro Magistrates’ Court over the weekend.
There was a 1.3 magnitude earthquake near Launceston in Cornwall at 01:53 on 4 January.
This is quite small on the earthquake scale, but may have been enough to rattle a few windows...
Police are questioning a man after an armed robbery at Launceston Steam Railway in Cornwall.
A man threatened the assistant working in the railway's gift shop, pulling out a kitchen knife and demanding the contents of the till.
He made off with several hundred pounds, assaulting a police officer nearby before escaping.
The officer needed hospital treatment but is not said to be badly hurt. No one at the railway was injured.
Many shops in Launceston are losing business because they haven't had access to a telephone or internet for weeks.
A faulty cable along the high street has affected up to 200 lines. It's hitting retailers hard during what should be their busiest time of the year.
BT says the problem has now been resolved but some areas are still experiencing problems.
Police in Cornwall are searching for a 14 year old girl who has been missing for 2 days. Talia Barrasford was last seen at her home in Launceston on Sunday night. Officers say they are concerned for her welfare.
She is described as 5ft 5ins tall, of slight build with pale ginger straight shoulder length hair. She is possibly wearing a navy coloured patterned dress and a white hoody, and carrying a maroon rucksack.
A 23 year old man from Launceston is due to appear in court today charged with drugs offences. Jamie Hanscombe is accused of possession with intent to supply a Class A controlled drug. He is due to appear at Bodmin Magistrates Court today.
It comes after police found drugs in a car during a stop check.
Contractors have moved in today to shore up the derelict chapel which collapsed in Launceston.
The roof of the chapel in Castle Street caved in after midnight on Thursday, bringing down the side walls.
Cornwall Council says the owners have promised to make the building safe while a decision is made about its future.
Fire crews in Cornwall are dealing with a chapel that has collapsed in Launceston.
They were called to the area at around midnight where searches of the building and debris are now being carried out.
No one is believed to have been hurt but the fire service say Castle Street is closed and people are being asked to stay away from the area.