Two Mansfield men charged with murder of Forest Town man

TWO Mansfield men were charged late on Monday evening with the murder of Forest Town man Jonathan Alun Turner at the weekend.

Mr Turner (27), of Forest Town, died on Sunday morning - with his parents at his bedside - after he was assaulted outside The Social pub in Stockwell Gate, Mansfield, in the early hours of the previous day, Saturday 7th May.

A post-mortem examination revealed that he died from a head injury.

The two men, arrested shortly after the incident, were jointly accused of his killing on Monday evening. Bragdas Kilic and Vjaceslavs Solovjovs, both of Mansfield and both aged 22, will appear in court on Tuesday charged with the murder of Mr Turner.

The two men will remain in police custody overnight on Monday and will appear at Mansfield Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday morning.