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Murder charges over UK businessman Barbados death

Five men have been charged with murder after a British businessman was found dead in Barbados.

Steven Weare
Royal Barbados Police Force

Car salesman Steven Weare, 49, from Kirkham, Lancashire, was last seen on 23 August on the Caribbean island where he is believed to have been working.

His body was found in remote Melverton in the St George area, which is seven miles east of the capital Bridgetown.

The men, aged between 26 to 35 and from Barbados, appeared before magistrates and are due to appear at District B Magistrates Court, which is the equivalent of Crown Court in the UK, on 11 October.

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