25 year old man charged with murder

11/11/2014

Robert Jansen, Senior Crown Prosecutor with Mersey-Cheshire Crown Prosecution Service said: “I have authorised Merseyside Police to charge Michael Haigh of Lower Hall Street, St Helens with murder.

"The charge follows the death of 25 year old Ryan Kennedy in Norris Green in Liverpool on Saturday, 1 November.

"Mr Kennedy had been hit by a 4x4 type vehicle in Gable View in the area at 2.15pm.He was taken to hospital with serious injuries but unfortunately died shortly afterwards.

"25 year old Mr Haigh will appear before Liverpool Magistrates Court today, Tuesday 11 November.

"Mr Haigh has the right to a fair trial. It is very important that there should be no reporting, commentary or sharing of information online which couldin any way prejudice these proceedings."