Stab death of 17-year-old - man charged with murder

Declan Eastwood
Declan Eastwood

DETECTIVES have charged a man with the murder of 17-year-old Declan Eastwood in Haslingden.

Sean Fell (24), of George Street, Haslingden, has been remanded in custody to appear at Burnley Magistrates’ Court today.

Police were called to an address in Princess Street around 5-45 a.m. on Saturday where they found Declan with serious injuries.

The teenager, from Haslingden, was taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital but was pronounced dead a short time later.

A post mortem revealed Declan died as a result of multiple stab wounds.