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Boy, 15, charged with Macclesfield man's murder

A police spokesman said the man's next of kin have been informed. Credit: MEN Media

A 15-year-old boy has appeared in court charged with the murder of a man who was stabbed to death.

Officers from Cheshire Constabulary were called just before 9pm on Sunday to Becks Lane in Macclesfield where they found the 37-year-old man with serious injuries.

He died at the scene.

The teenage boy, who was arrested on Sunday, appeared at Crewe Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

A spokeswoman for the court said he had been remanded in custody and would appear at Chester Crown Court next month.

Police said the victim's next of kin had been informed and were being supported by specialist officers.

A 29-year-old man, from Macclesfield, who was also arrested in relation to the incident, has been released on conditional bail.

  1. Chris Hall, ITV News

Macclesfield prepare for Wembley and resume their love affair with the FA Trophy

Celebrations as Macclesfield secure their place in the FA Trophy final. Credit: ITV News.

Macclesfield Town are off to London to face York in the final of the FA Trophy, which they last held 21 years ago.

The murals at the Moss Rose tell the stories of the club's love affair with the trophy - and it could be time for a new photo on the wall.

Chris Hall reports:

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