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Barham: Man charged with murder after 'shooting'




A 51-year-old man has been charged with murder - following a reported shooting in Barham.

Police were called shortly before 4.45am yesterday (Sunday 3 May) to reports a woman had been shot within a property.

On arrival at the premises, officers discovered a woman, aged in her 40s, inside who had suffered serious injuries.

A man has been charged with murder.
A man has been charged with murder.

She was transported to Ipswich Hospital via ambulance in a critical condition, where she sadly died a short time later.

A man was arrested and taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre, where he was questioned.

Peter Hartshorne-Jones, aged 51, of The Green, Barham, has subsequently been charged with murder.

Hartshorne-Jones is due to appear before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (Tuesday, May 5).


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