Second man charged following investigation into man’s murder – Forbes
Detectives investigating the alleged murder of a man in the state’s Central West earlier this year have charged a second man.
About 4am on Saturday 23 January 2021, emergency services were called to Johnson Street at Forbes following reports of an assault.
Officers from CentralWest Police District attended and located a man lying unconscious outside a home.
The 43-year-old died at the scene.
A crime scene was established which was forensically examined, and local detectives – assisted by the State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad – began an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.