Man charged with murder of 62-year-old in Belfast

Man charged with murder of 62-year-old in Belfast
Undated PSNI handout photo of James Hughes.

A 42-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a man found dead in a Belfast tower block.

The body of James Hughes, aged 62, was discovered on the 14th floor of Divis Tower at the weekend.

Mr Hughes was a resident of the flats. The accused, who was arrested on Sunday, was charged by detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland's serious crime branch.

He is due to appear before a district judge in Belfast tomorrow.

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