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Scarborough stabbing: Five charged with murder of Solomon Robinson

Solomon Robinson Image copyright North Yorkshire Police
Image caption Solomon Robinson was found fatally injured in the early hours of Sunday morning

Five men have been charged with murder after a man was found with stab wounds in a seaside town.

Solomon Robinson, 26, from Scarborough, died after being found badly injured near the town hall early on Sunday.

The men, two aged 18 and three others aged 20, 21 and 22 have been remanded in custody, North Yorkshire Police said.

A spokesman added that all were due to appear at York Magistrates' Court on Wednesday charged with murder.

A 16-year-old boy, two men aged 20 and two others aged 21 and 28, who were arrested in connection with the death, have been released on conditional bail.

Detectives are continuing to appeal for witnesses.

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