Man charged with housemate murder as he dies two years after attack
A Cannock man has been charged with the murder of his housemate after he died two-and-a-half years after an altercation outside their house.
Gareth Rowton, aged 35, is currently serving an eleven-and-a-half year sentence for the wounding of David Stanton on 9 November 2012.
The men were involved in an altercation in an alleyway outside their home on Old Fallow Road.
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Following an investigation Rowton was charged with section 18 grievous bodily harm with intent and pleaded guilty at court.
Mr Stanton had been... read more
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