Man in court on Rotherham murder charge

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A man is due to appear before Rotherham magistrates this morning in connection with the death of a Herringthorpe man.

Anthony McCall, aged 55, from Kimberworth, is charged with the murder of 59-year-old Michael Riches of Swinburne Place, Herringthorpe.

Officers found Mr Riches with life-threatening injuries in his home, at around 7.30pm on Sunday.

He was taken to Rotherham District General Hospital, but died overnight.

Detectives are awaiting the results of a post mortem which was carried out yesterday.