Manchester

Edward Wood: Murder charge after Leigh assault death

Edward Wood Image copyright Greater Manchester Police
Image caption Edward Wood was attacked in Railway Road in Leigh

A man has been charged with murder after a man died following an attack by a group of people in Greater Manchester.

Edward Wood, 50, was injured close to the Oceans Eleven chip shop in Railway Road, Leigh, on 4 May.

He was taken to hospital where he later died.

Dwayne Turner, 28, of Railway Road, Leigh, has been charged with murder and is due to appear before Wigan Magistrates' Court on Friday.

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Image caption The attack happened close to the Oceans Eleven chip shop on Railway Road in Leigh

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