Man charged in connection with Burwell murder

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A 42 year old man from Burwell has been charged with murdering a man in the village in the early hours of New Year’s Day.

Mark Mosley, of First Drove, has been charged with the murder of Jess Smith, and attempted murder of a second man following an incident at around 2am in First Drove.

A post mortem examination the following day concluded that Mr Smith, 36, of Common Road, Potton, Bedfordshire, died as a result of a gunshot wound to the back.

Mosley was remanded in custody and will appear at Cambridge Magistrates’ Court today.

Four men and one woman have also been arrested in connection with the murder have been released on police bail.