Basingstoke park death: Man charged with murder

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Jason WilliamsImage source, Hampshire Constabulary
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Jason Williams died from a stab wound to the chest

A man has been charged with murder after a stabbing in Hampshire.

The body of Jason Williams, 41, was discovered with a single stab wound to the chest in Russell Howard Park, Basingstoke, at 01:30 GMT Tuesday.

David Brewer, 34, of West Ham Close in the town, has been charged with murder and is due to appear at Winchester Crown Court on Monday.

A 37-year-old man from Basingstoke has been released from police custody, but remains under investigation.

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Part of Russell Howard Park was cordoned off by the police after Mr Williams' body was found

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