Jordan Campbell: Three men charged over flat fire teen death

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Image caption Jordan Campbell was found at a flat in Tickle Avenue, St Helens on 1 January

Three men have been charged with murder after a teenager was found dead in Merseyside on New Year's Day.

Jordan Campbell, 17, was found at a flat in Tickle Avenue, St Helens, at about 12:00 GMT. Post-mortem tests found he died from a single stab wound.

Daniel Joseph Wiltshire, 25, of Newton-le-Willows, Ruben Thomas Hoather, 22, of St Helens and Anthony Mark Wood, 32, of Thatto Heath are all in custody.

They are due to appear before St Helens Magistrates' Court on Monday.

Police had been called to reports of an assault at the flat at about 11:55, when they saw smoke coming from the property.

Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service extinguished a number of small fires inside the flat and discovered the teenager's body.

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