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Highbridge man charged with murder

We have charged a man from Highbridge with the murder of Paul Wells.

The 39-year-old was found dead in the Edithmead Lane area on Thursday 25 June.

Richard Matthews, 44, was charged with one count of murder yesterday (Monday 6 July). He was remanded and taken to a secure hospital facility.

Matthews, of Edithmead Lane, is due to appear at Bristol Crown Court tomorrow (Wednesday 8 July).