Man Charged After Death Of Melbourn Man

1 July 2014, 12:03 | Updated: 1 July 2014, 12:07

Police have charged a man with murder, after a man died from a gunshot wound in South Cambridgeshire.

40 year old Ian Catley from Metcalfe Way in Melbourn is due to appear at Cambridge Magistrates' Court today, charged with killing Philip Harper on Sunday.

Mr Harper, who was 46 and from the High Street in Meldreth, was treated by paramedics after being taken to Melbourn Ambulance Station with life-threatening injuries at around 5.50pm on Sunday.

Despite this medical attention, he died a short time later.  

A post mortem examination, carried out at Peterborough City Hospital yesterday, found Mr Harper died from a gunshot wound.