Man charged with Eaton Socon murder due in court

Police have launched a murder investigation after a man was stabbed in Eaton Socon. The area remains

Police have launched a murder investigation after a man was stabbed in Eaton Socon. The area remains cordoned off. Murder suspects are being questioned by police. Picture; TERRY HARRIS - Credit: Archant

Police have charged a man with murder.

Alex Fitzpatrick died in Eaton Socon on Sunday.

Alex Fitzpatrick died in Eaton Socon on Sunday. - Credit: Archant

Robert Parkins, 32, of Darrington Close, Eaton Socon, will appear at Peterborough Magistrates' Court today (October 16).

He is charged with the murder of 30-year-old Alex Fitzpatrick, from Huntingdon, who was stabbed in Prince Close on Sunday.

A post mortem examination carried out on Monday at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge concluded Mr Fitzpatrick died of stab wounds.

A police cordon remains in place at the scene today as officers continue their investigation.


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Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting incident 367 of 13 October or visit www.cambs.police.uk/report.

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