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Man charged with murder of Belfast dad Robert Molloy Jones

The 21-year-old has been charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon.

Robert Molloy Jones.
Robert Molloy Jones.
The accused has been charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon (Paul Faith/PA)

A 21-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a father of one in Belfast.

Robert Edward Joseph Molloy Jones, 30, was fatally injured in an incident in the Parkmount Street area of north Belfast just after 9pm on Thursday.

He was taken to hospital but later died from his injuries.

Mr Jones had been living close to where the fatal incident happened but he was originally from Lurgan, Co Armagh.

The accused has been charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon.

He was due to appear before Belfast Magistrates’ Court later on Monday.

A murder investigation has been launched after the death of a 30-year-old man in Parkmount Street in north Belfast (Rebecca Black/PA)
A murder investigation has been launched after the death of a 30-year-old man in Parkmount Street in north Belfast (Rebecca Black/PA)

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