Bath murder: Two charged after death of Tashan Corpe

Tashan Corpe Image copyright Avon and Somerset Police
Image caption Tashan Corpe was stabbed to death in his home on Sunday

Two people have been charged after a man was stabbed to death in his home.

Tashan Corpe, 27, died in Sedgemoor Road, Bath, on Sunday.

Police have charged 30-year-old Josh Farnham of Old Fosse Road, Bath, with murder, grievous bodily harm with intent and actual bodily harm.

Rachel Smith, 42, of Sedgemoor Road, has been charged with assisting an offender. Both appeared before Bristol Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

Mr Farnham and Ms Smith were remanded in custody to appear before Bristol Crown Court on Thursday.

The crime scene is still cordoned off while officers gather evidence.

Det Insp Mike Buck from Avon and Somerset Police said: "Our thoughts are with Tashan's family at this tragic time."

Image caption Officers were called to a disturbance in the Sedgemoor Road area of Bristol at 16:30 BST on Sunday

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