Hatfield man charged with murdering 21-year-old new dad

PUBLISHED: 09:19 27 February 2014 | UPDATED: 09:19 27 February 2014

Thomas Ward was fatally shot five days after the birth of his daughter Lilly

Thomas Ward was fatally shot five days after the birth of his daughter Lilly

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A Hatfield man has been charged with murdering a 21-year-old dad.

John Boy Ward, of Clarkson Court, will appear at Hatfield Remand Court this morning (Thursday) in connection with the murder of Thomas Ward.

The suspect, 33, was extradited back to the UK and charged with murder at Hatfield Police Station yesterday after being arrested on a European Arrest Warrant near Copenhagen on February 6.

Thomas Ward, 21, was shot as he came out of his caravan in Dyes Lane, Stevenage, on April 23, 2013.

He later died in hospital.


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