Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 24 July 2014

Man charged with party knife murder

A man has been charged with murder following the death of a man at a Christmas Day party in Littlehampton

A man has been charged with stabbing to death a man at a Christmas Day party, police said.

Vaides Juras is charged with the murder of Lithuanian national Bronius Juras.

Officers were called at about 9pm on Christmas Day to a party at an address in Beach Road, Littlehampton, West Sussex.

A post-mortem examination revealed that Mr Juras died of a single stab wound to his heart.

Juras, 33, of Beach Road, Littlehampton, is due to appear at Worthing Magistrates' Court.

Originally 12 people were arrested in connection with the stabbing of Mr Juras, 38, of Bayford Road, Littlehampton.

Sussex Police said that the other 11 have now either been released without charge or, in the case of three men, bailed for four weeks while inquiries continue.

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