Stoke & Staffordshire

Man in court after body discovery in Stafford

A man from Stafford has appeared in court charged with murdering a 35-year-old man whose body was found at a house in the town.

Simon James Taylor, also 35, of Marston Road, appeared at Cannock Magistrates' Court where he was charged with murdering Mark Carroll.

Mr Carroll was found dead on Marston Road on Tuesday.

Mr Taylor was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Stafford Crown Court on Friday.

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