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Man charged with Calderdale murder

Adam Grant accused of killing 32-year-old Martin Wyatt

A white police tent at the scene of Martin Wyatt's murder in Mixenden Road, Halifax(Image: Huddersfield Examiner)

Police investigating the death of a man in Calderdale have charged a man with murder.

Adam Grant, aged 28, of Mixenden Road, Halifax, has been remanded in custody to appear at Bradford Magistrates on Monday.

Man stabbed to death in Halifax is named

The charge relates to the death of a man who was found with a stab wound at an address in Mixenden Road last Thursday.

Police have confirmed his identity as Martin Wyatt, aged 32, of Halifax.

A 23-year-old man who was also arrested in connection with the incident has been released without charge.

Mr Wyatt was found lying seriously injured at a house at about 5.20pm on Thursday and died at the scene despite efforts by paramedics to save him.

His friend Samantha Marum told the Examiner he was a “fun-loving guy who was a good laugh and who liked his music.”

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