Man charged with Manor Park cemetery murder

Police on the scene of a murder investigation at City of London Cemetery and Crematorium in Manor Pa

Police on the scene of a murder investigation at City of London Cemetery and Crematorium in Manor Park, Newham after a man was found with an injury to his neck. - Credit: Archant

A man has been charged with the murder of a 52-year-old in a Manor Park cemetary.

John Nicholles, 52, of no fixed address, will appear in custody at Thames Magistrates’ Court today after detectives charged him with the murder Peter Charles John, 54, last night.

Mr John of East Acton Lane, Ealing, was found unconscious with a neck injury in the City of London Cemetery just after 2pm on Wednesday.

He died later the same day in hospital after being taken there by air ambulance.

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