SON ARRESTED FOR ATTACK ON PARENTS
A MAN has been charge with the attempted murder of a woman and the murder of her husband earlier this week after an aggravated domestic incident in Formby earlier this week.
Police were called to a house on Ryeground Lane in the early hours of the evening of March 8 after it is alleged that Robert Joseph Reece entered the house and attacked his parents in a frenzied attack resulting in the death of Alan Reece with Pauline Reece sustaining serious injuries after being stabbed.
A weapon has been recovered and the area around the scene has been cordoned off while forensic evidence is gathered.-
Supt Tony Doherty said:-
"This is an isolated domestic incident and members of the public in the local area should be reassured that incidents like this are not common and there will be a highly visible police presence in the area over the coming days."
Reece, aged 28 will appeared at North Sefton Magistrates on March 10 to answer the charges.