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Murder charges after man found dead in car in Chester

Thomas Martin Ithell (victim) with his partner Sarah Potbury
Image caption Mr Ithell's body was discovered in the early hours of Saturday

Two people have been charged with murder after the body of a man was found in a car outside a police station in Chester.

Thomas Ithell, known as Martin, 49, was found dead in Blacon Avenue in the early hours of Saturday.

A post-mortem investigation found he had been shot and stabbed.

A 22-year-old man from Frodsham and a 19-year-old woman from Little Sutton, Ellesmere Port, are both due to appear before Chester magistrates on Tuesday.

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