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Man charged with murder of Wayne Basnett in Cheshire

  • 24 September 2011
  • From the section Liverpool
Wayne Basnett
Image caption Wayne Basnett was found dead in Hale Village, near Widnes

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a man who was shot in the head in a Cheshire village.

Wayne Basnett, 30, of Hough Green, was shot on Pepper Street, Hale village, in December 2010.

Michael Derek Eves, 24, from Halewood, Liverpool, has been charged with murder and also attempted murder and assault over two other incidents in 2010.

He appeared at Warrington Magistrates' Court earlier and will reappear at Chester Crown Court on Tuesday.

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