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Man charged in connection with murder of James Halewood in Kirkby

News   •   Aug 13, 2019 20:41 BST

Detectives have charged a man in connection with the murder of James Halewood in Kirkby in July.

19-year-old Michael Wilkinson from Kirkby was charged with murder and kept in custody to appear tomorrow (Wednesday 14 August) at Liverpool Magistrates Court.

Two women, aged 29 and 19, arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender, have been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Anyone with information on the incident can still contact us on Twitter @MerPolCC or Facebook Merseyside Police CC. You can also call 101 quoting reference 19100362642 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or via their online form at: https://crimestoppers-uk.org/give-information/give-information.