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Teenager to face murder charge
Jason Spencer
Jason Spencer was found collapsed in the street
A 17-year-old youth has appeared before Nottingham magistrates charged with the murder of a teenager from the city.

Jason Spencer, 17, was found collapsed on Tithby Drive in Sherwood on 6 March. He was pronounced dead at Nottingham's Queen's Medical Centre.

A post-mortem examination revealed he died from a stab wound to his chest.

The boy accused of murder is also charged with threatening a witness. He was remanded to reappear before magistrates via video link on April 27.

He can not be named for legal reasons.

A man and a woman also questioned over the killing have been released on police bail.

The three were arrested at Shrewsbury Road in Sneinton on Thursday afternoon.




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