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Man charged with 2007 Yorkshire murder

Police have charged a 44-year-old man with the murder of another man whose body was recovered from a Yorkshire river in 2007.

John David Clarke, who was known as David, from York, died aged 43 in April 2007. His body was later recovered from the River Foss, near the village of Towthorpe.

According to North Yorkshire Police, David Roustoby, 44, of Rawcliffe Lane, York, has been charged with his murder.

He is due to appear at Leeds Magistrates’ Court today, on 11 April.