Police charge man after Lara death

Homicide Squad detectives have charged a Lara man with murder following the death of another man in Lara early this morning.

The 49-year-old will be held over to appear at Geelong Magistrates’ Court for a filing hearing on Tuesday 11 February 2020.

The charges follow a call to police that a man had been found with stab wounds in Patullos Road on Monday 10 February just after midnight.

Paramedics worked on the 41-year-old man however he died at the scene.

Another man arrested, a 45-year-old from Lara, has been released from custody.

Detectives are not looking for anyone else in relation to the incident.

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