Man charged with murder of Lee Holt in Oswaldtwistle

Detectives have charged a man with murder following the tragic shooting of Lee Holt in Oswaldtwistle last week.

Tuesday, 31st October 2017, 7:21 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 7:29 am
The victim, Lee Holt, from Accrington.

Matthew Moseley, 49, of Barnard Close, Oswaldtwistle, was last night (October 30) charged with Lee's murder.

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32-year-old Lee, from Accrington, suffered a single shot wound to his chest. He was taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital where he sadly died a short time later.

Moseley has been remanded to appear at Blackburn Magistrates' Court this morning (October 31).

Shortly after the incident a 14-year-old boy from Oswaldtwistle was arrested on suspicion of murder but was bailed to November 22 by police.