Man Charged with Murder of Antiques Dealer Peter Battle

15/02/2013

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has today authorised Humberside Police to charge Graham Richardson, 26, with the murder of 56 year old antiques dealer Peter Battle.

Mr Battle was found dead at his home in Full Sutton on 7 February 2013.

Gerry Wareham, of CPS Yorkshire and Humberside, said: "Following an investigation by Humberside Police, CPS lawyers received a file of evidence relating to the death of Peter Battle. A lawyer has today authorised Humberside Police to charge Graham Richardson with the murder of Peter Battle."

Graham Richardson will appear before Beverley Magistrates Court on 16 February 2013