Fourth man charged with murder of Owen Fairclough, 21, in Breaston

Police at the scene in Breaston Credit: ITV News Central

A fourth man has been charged with murder after a 21-year-old was found dead on a country path in Derbyshire.

Police launched a murder investigation after the body of Owen Fairclough was found on a path near Risley Lane, in Breaston, on Friday 23 June at around 7.20pm.

Luke Hibbert, 27, of Eastwood, has been charged with murder.

He has been remanded in custody and will appear at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday 29 November.

Three men, who had previously been charged with the murder of Mr Fairclough, remain remanded in prison and will next appear at Derby Crown Court in December.

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