Two men facing murder charges after bodies found at house

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Both men, from the Fishponds area of Bristol, were remanded in custody

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Two men are due in court accused of murder after the discovery of two bodies at a house.

Ionut-Valentin Boboc, 21, and Jacob Bebe Chers, 45, were charged overnight following authorisation from the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), Avon and Somerset Police said.

Both men, from the Fishponds area of Bristol, were remanded in custody to appear at Bristol Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday.

Police attended an address in Wood Street in Easton, Bristol, on Sunday following information from a member of the public.

The bodies of two men were found inside the property.

Their deaths are being treated as suspicious and forensic post-mortem examinations are being carried out.

Officers and police staff are reviewing hours of CCTV footage, taking statements and carrying out other inquiries as part of the investigation.

Forensic examinations at the scene in Wood Street are expected to continue for several days.

Searches have taken place in other areas, including the Coombe Brook Valley in Fishponds.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Avon and Somerset Police on 101, giving the reference number 5221211938.