Man charged with murder and attempted murder

Murdoch Brown, 31, died from stab wounds in Colchester in May despite the efforts of paramedicts to

Murdoch Brown, 31, died from stab wounds in Colchester in May despite the efforts of paramedicts to revive him. Picture: ESSEX POLICE - Credit: Archant

A 19-year-old man from Colchester has been charged with the murder of Murdoch Brown following a stabbing and assault in the town earlier this year.

Reece McHutcherson, of Pillow Way, Buckingham, was due to appear before Chelmsford Magistrates Court today.

Mr Brown, aged 31, was fatally stabbed on May 7 in Buffett Way, Colchester, whilst another man was also assaulted.

Mr McHutcherson was charged on Thursday December 19 with murder, attempted murder and being concerned in the supply of class A drugs.


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