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UPDATE: Murder enquiry, Exmouth

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Woman charged

A woman has been charged in connection to a murder investigation into the death of man at a property in Exmouth on Sunday 27 December.

Police were called by the ambulance service at around 9pm with a report that a man had allegedly been stabbed.

Emergency services attended the property on Tennyson Way, Brixington, where a 54-year-old man was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The family of the deceased have been informed and continue to be supported by specially trained officers.

Tanya Hoskin, aged 51 and from Brixington, has been charged with an offence of murder and with four offences of assaulting an emergency worker. She has been remanded into police custody to appear before Exeter Magistrates’ Court today, Wednesday 30 December.


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