Update: Man charged with Leeds murder

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Police investigating a murder in Leeds in the early hours of Saturday have charged a man.

Last night(Sun) 28-year-old Bakhtiyar Muhsin Omar was charged with murder and is detained to appear before Leeds Magistrates today.

Detective Superintendent Mark Ridley who is leading the investigation said: “Following a post mortem examination it has now been confirmed that the victim, a 24-year-old man from Leeds, died as a result of stab wounds.”

He was found in the early hours at Lincoln Green Road.