Adnitt Road Northampton murder probe: Man charged

Adnitt Road
Image caption Timothy Keam died from head injuries, a post-mortem examination found

A 21-year-old man has been charged with murder after a body was found at a property in Northampton.

Timothy Keam, 48, was discovered with head injuries at his home in Sears House, Adnitt Road, at about 03:30 BST on Wednesday.

Kristian Kopco, 21, also of Adnitt Road, appeared before Northampton magistrates earlier and is due before the town's crown court on Tuesday.

Police said officers are continuing with house-to-house inquiries.

Det Ch Insp Mark Behan, from the East Midlands Special Operations Unit (EMSOU), said: "We offer our sincere condolences to Mr Keam's family and friends at this difficult time.

"This is an isolated incident and we continue to strive to make Northamptonshire a safer place."