Manchester

Murder charge over fatal stabbing in Hattersley

Peter Boustead
Image caption Peter Boustead suffered multiple stab wounds

A man has been charged with murder after a 58-year-old man was stabbed to death in Greater Manchester.

The body of Peter Boustead was found dead at his home in Colborne Grove, Hattersley, on Monday.

A post-mortem examination found he died as a result of multiple stab wounds, a police spokesman said.

Adam Hamnett, 23, of Milverton Walk, Hattersley, was charged with murder and was due to appear before Tameside magistrates on Friday.

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