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Lawrence Weston murder - two charged

Added on 03 October 2017 at 22:27

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We have tonight charged two men with murder following the death of a man in Lawrence Weston. 

The body of 47-year-old Andy Groves was discovered following a fire at a property in Oakhanger Drive last Friday. 

A post mortem confirmed he had died from multiple blows to the head. 

Tonight Michael Dommett, aged 38 of Oakhanger Drive, Lawrence Weston and 41-year-old Russell Oakey of High Street, Hanham, have been charged with murder. 

They are due to appear at Bristol Magistrates Court tomorrow (Wednesday 4 October). 

A 31-year-old man has also been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.