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Man charged with alleged murder in Allenton

Posted on 4th March 2017

We have charged a man with murder following the death of a man in Allenton.

James Eames (41), of Allen Street, Allenton, is due to appear before Southern Derbyshire Magistrates' Court today (March 4).

Our officers were called to a house on Allen Street just before 6pm on Thursday, March 2 at following reports that a man had been stabbed.

A 31-year-old man was found with fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. He has yet to be formally identified.

An investigation has been launched and anyone with information is asked to contact Derbyshire police quoting incident number 747 of March 2.

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