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Second man charged with Jeffrey Burrows murder

Jeffrey Burrows with late wife Brione
Image caption Jeffrey Burrows was stabbed to death at his flat in Brighton, where he lived alone

A second man has been charged with the murder of a 40-year-old widower who was stabbed to death in his Brighton flat.

Jeffrey Burrows, who grew up in Dungannon, County Tyrone, was fatally stabbed on 29 April, at his flat in Norfolk Square, where he lived alone.

Adam White, 22, from Liverpool, was arrested on Saturday and will appear at Brighton Magistrates' Court on Monday.

Joel Elliott, also 22, of North Road, Brighton, appeared in Crown Court on 8 May charged with murdering Mr Burrows.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Lewes Crown Court on 6 July.

A third man, 21, who was arrested on 30 April on suspicion of murder was released on police bail until 29 May pending further inquiries.

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