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Murder charge pending against tenant in stabbing of Manchester landlord

Published:Sunday | August 14, 2022 | 12:51 PM
With the passing of 63-year-old farmer Gregory Andrade, the police say preparation is being made to upgrade the charge to murder.

The police in Manchester are moving to upgrade the charge against a man who stabbed his landlord after the senior citizen succumbed to his injuries on Saturday.

Thirty-year-old Toby Clarke was charged with attempted murder following the Sunday, July 03 incident.

With the passing of 63-year-old farmer Gregory Andrade, the police say preparation is being made to upgrade the charge to murder.

The police report that about 12:15 a.m. on the day in question Andrade was allegedly attacked by Clarke in Chudleigh district, Manchester.

Clarke reportedly used a knife to inflict wounds to Andrade's head, right hand and right eye.

Andrade was admitted to hospital in an unconscious state following the incident.

He subsequently succumbed on Saturday, August 13.

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