37-year-old charged with murder after man found dying in street in Skegness

Police officers were called to Grosvenor Road just after 11pm on Tuesday, September 22 after a report a man had been seriously injured. Credit: MEN Media

A 37-year-old man has been charged with the murder of local man Paul Barnett.

Mr Barnett died after receiving a fatal injury on the evening of September 22.

Lincolnshire Police attended a report of a man with serious injuries on Grosvenor Road just after 11pm on Tuesday evening (22 September).  Mr Barnett, aged 45, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A section of the road, between Roman Bank and Brian Avenue, was closed whilst investigations were carried out.

Paul Bodell, 37, was arrested on 23 September and has been remanded to appear at court via video link on Friday 25th September.