Man Charged After Fatal Flat Fire In MK

11 June 2015, 08:46 | Updated: 11 June 2015, 10:05

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A 25 year old man from Wellingborough has been charged after a man died following a flat fire in Wolverton in Milton Keynes.

Emergency services found the man's body after the blaze in Trevithick Court in Wolverton on Monday night (8th June).

Police say they believe it's 31 year old Ashley Gillard but formal identification hasn't yet taken place.

A post morterm examination was carried out yesterday (10th June) but the cause of death came back as inconclusive. Further tests will now need to be carried out.

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Thomas White, from Bibury Close in Wellingborough, was charged today (11/6) with one count of arson with intent to endanger life.

He was also charged with two counts of taking a vehicle without consent.

White was remanded to appear at Milton Keynes Magistrates’ Court later today.