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Murder charge over Hackney pub stabbing

Police investigating the death of a man found stabbed outside a pub in east London have charged a man with murder.

Tommy Lawrence was found injured near the Glyn Arms in Mandeville Street, Hackney, on Thursday night.

Martin Ward, 23, of no fixed address, is due to appear before Thames Magistrates' Court later charged with the murder.

Three other men arrested on suspicion of murder have been released without charge.

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