Jason Ruby from Ipswich charged with murder following death of Trimley father-of-five Dean Stansby

Posters were put up around Ipswich asking for the public's help in the Dean Stansby murder investiga

Posters were put up around Ipswich asking for the public's help in the Dean Stansby murder investigation. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY - Credit: Archant

A man has been charged in connection with the Ipswich murder of father-of-five Dean Stansby.

Family photos taken of Dean Stansby with his family. Picture: TAYLOR MADE PORTRAITS

Family photos taken of Dean Stansby with his family. Picture: TAYLOR MADE PORTRAITS - Credit: Archant

Jason Ruby, 44, of no fixed abode in Ipswich, was today charged with murder and conspiracy to murder.

The Joint Norfolk and Suffolk Major Investigation Team has been investigating the murder of Mr Stansby, 41, who was fatally stabbed in the area of Ancaster Road on February 8.

Mr Stansby, from Trimley, was taken to Ipswich Hospital for treatment, but died a short time later.

His family paid tribute to a “larger than life” character.

Dean Stansby, who died in February. Picture: TAYLOR MADE PORTRAITS

Dean Stansby, who died in February. Picture: TAYLOR MADE PORTRAITS - Credit: Archant


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Ruby was first arrested by officers in connection with Mr Stansby’s death on Wednesday, February 22.

He was remanded in custody and appeared at South East Suffolk Magistrates’s Court on Saturday, November 4.

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