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Barnsley man charged over murder of Sammy Lee Haughton

Sammy Lee Haughton
Image caption Sammy Lee Haughton was found stabbed on Colley Crescent

A 36-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Sammy Lee Haughton from Barnsley.

John Anthony Green, Colley Crescent, Kendray, is due to appear at Barnsley Magistrates Court on Friday, charged with murder.

Mr Haughton, 29, from Kendray, died soon after an incident in Colley Crescent at about 02:00 GMT on Tuesday.

He was treated by paramedics after being found stabbed in a garden but died a short time later at the scene.

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