Two charged over stabbing in South Normanton

Daniel Baker
Daniel Baker

Two people have been charged in connection with the murder of Daniel Baker in South Normanton.

Leon Lockhart (31) and Michaela Griffiths (24), from South Normanton, have been charged with murdering the 32-year-old on Friday, July 19.

They will appear before North East Derbyshire and Dales Magistrates Court today (Tuesday, 23rd July).

Mr Baker (pictured), from Derby, was discovered collapsed at 11.35pm in Mansfield Road by passers-by. He was taken to King’s Mill Hospital but was certified dead on arrival.

A post mortem examination revealed he died from a stab wound.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.