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Oakhill stabbing: Man charged with murder

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image captionOfficers were called to a property in The Old Maltings shortly after midday on Thursday

A 69-year-old man has been charged with murdering another man who was stabbed to death.

Peter Weldon, of The Old Maltings, Oakhill, Somerset, is due to appear at North Somerset Magistrates' Court later.

Police found a 52-year-old man dead at a property in The Old Maltings on Thursday.

The victim has been identified as Stuart Noble, who also used the name Stuart Hopkin, said police.

His family paid tribute, saying: "We are truly heartbroken and shocked beyond words that Stuart's life has been taken away so tragically.

"Stuart will leave a gap in our family but will remain in our hearts forever."

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