UPDATE: Second man charged with murder after body discovered in Tunbridge Wells’ car park

PUBLISHED: 09:05 13 March 2017

Torrington Car Park. Photo: Google

Torrington Car Park. Photo: Google


The identity of the victim has been revealed

A second man is due to appear in court following the death of a man in Tunbridge Wells.

James Marshall-Gun, 29, of Hadlow Road in Tonbridge was arrested yesterday and will appear at Medway Magistrates’ Court today (Monday) having been charged with murder.

The body of 43-year-old Giles Metcalfe was found in the early hours of Tuesday, March 7.

Police had been called after a fire broke out in the stairway of Torrington Road car park.

A post mortem revealed Mr Metcalfe had died from the effects of the fire.

Last week 34-year-old Dean Lewis was remanded in custody after appearing before Medway magistrates charged with Mr Metcalfe’s murder.

Anyone with information which may assist officers in their investigation is asked to contact 01622 604100, quoting reference 07-0088.

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