Man charged with murder in Helston

Colin Payne
The body of Colin Payne (above) was found on Sunday night Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

54 year old Alexander Channer has been charged with murder following the death of Colin Payne. The body of the 72 year old was found at a flat in Helston on Sunday night.

Mr Channer will appear at Truro Magistrates Court this morning.


Helston Murder Investigation

Police have launched a murder investigation after the death of 72 year old Colin Payne. His body was found in a flat in Sanctuary Lane in Helston