Man charged with murder following fatal stabbing

A 50-year-old man has been charged with murder. Credit: ITV West Country

A man has been charged with murder following a stabbing in Barnstaple on Friday evening.

50-year-old Kevin Gale will appear at Exeter Magistrates' Court today and is also charged with possessing a knife in public.

A man - aged in his 30s - was allegedly stabbed multiple times in Barnstaple Retail Park on Friday. He later died at North Devon District Hospital and is yet to be formally identified.