York & North Yorkshire

Man, 19 charged with murder over York flat death

Chancery House on Holgate Road in York Image copyright Google
Image caption Shaun Skelton, 53, was found dead at a flat in Chancery House on Sunday

A teenager has been charged with the murder of a man in York.

Shaun Skelton, 53, of Chancery House in Holgate Road, was found dead at a flat on Sunday.

Daniel Thomas Reed, 19, of no fixed abode, was remanded in custody by city magistrates. He is due before Leeds Crown Court on Thursday.

North Yorkshire Police has appealed for information about suspicious activity in Holgate Road between 23:00 GMT on Sunday and 03:00 on Monday.

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