An 18-year-old man will appear before magistrates charged with the murder of a 15-year-old Cheshire schoolboy.

A body was found outside in Ashley Mill Lane, in the village of Ashley, shortly before 8am on Friday.

Matthew Mason, of Ollerton, near Knutsford, was arrested in Forton, Newport, at about midday on Friday.

He was later charged with murder and possession of a bladed article in a public place.

Mr Mason has been remanded in custody until Wednesday, when he will appear at Chester Crown Court.