Teenager charged with Guildford murder
By mattcollison | Monday, September 24, 2012, 22:59
AN 18-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a teenager in Guildford on Saturday night (September 22).
Liam Martin, 18, has been charged with the murder of Jake Bates,19, in Guildford.
Liam Martin, of Roundhill Way, Guildford has been remanded in custody to appear at Guildford Magistrates Court tomorrow (Tuesday 25 September).
Officers were called to an address in Roundhill Way at around 7.45pm following reports that a 19-year-old man had been stabbed. He was later pronounced dead at the scene.
He has today been formally identified as Jake Bates from Guildford. A post mortem examination carried out today confirmed that the cause of death was a stab wound to the neck.