SOUTH NORMANTON: Two people charged in connection with murder

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Two people have been charged in connection with the murder of a man in South Normanton.

Leon Lockhart, 31, and Michaela Griffiths, 24, from South Normanton, have been charged with murdering 32-year-old Daniel Baker on Friday.

They will appear before magistrates in Chesterfield today.

Mr Baker, 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.