Man charged with murder of police officer

Man charged with murder
Man charged with murder

A TEENAGER has been charged with murder following the death of a police officer.

Merseyside Police confirmed that two men have been charged following the murder of PC Dave Phillips in the early hours of Monday.

Clayton Ronald Williams, 18, of Wheatland Lane, Wallasey, is charged with the murder of PC Dave Phillips, attempted section 18 wounding against PC Birkett; burglary and aggravated unauthorised taking of a motor vehicle.

Phillip Stuart, 30, of Mayfair Court, Oxton, is charged with aggravated unauthorised taking of a motor vehicle and burglary.

They will both appear at Wirral Magistrates Court today.