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Murder charge over Harmondsworth immigration centre death

Colnbrook Immigration Removal Centre in Harmondsworth Image copyright PA

A man has been charged with murder after another man died following an assault at an immigration facility.

The 64-year-old was assaulted at Colnbrook Immigration Removal Centre in Harmondsworth on Thursday. He was taken to hospital and died later that night.

A 31-year-old man will face one count of murder when he appears before magistrates on Saturday.

Two other men, aged 31 and 35, had also been arrested but were released with no further action taken against them.

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