David ‘Les’ Ross murder: Police name man charged with burglary

Murder nightclub boss David "Les" Ross
Murder nightclub boss David "Les" Ross
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A 20-year-old Corby man has been charged with burglary at the home of murdered nightclub owner David ‘Les’ Ross.

Steven Gaskell, of Lynton Grove, on the Exeter estate, has been charged with burglary at Mr Ross’ house, in Chelveston Drive, in the town, on Friday, December 14.

Mr Ross, 39, was found dead at the Village Inn Express Hotel in The Jamb, Corby, three days later.

The man charged appeared before magistrates on Friday (July 5) and has been remanded in custody until July 17.

Five other men arrested in raids in the town on Wednesday, July 3, have been released on police bail until September.

They are a 35-year-old man from Studfall Avenue, a He appeared before magistrates last Friday and has been remanded in custody until 17 July.

30-year-old from Chelveston Drive, a 26-year-old from Rockingham Road, a 21-year-old man from Leighton Road and a 22-year-old of no fixed abode.

Fifty officers from Northamptonshire Police, Leicestershire Police and the East Midlands Special Operations Unit took part in the raids.

A 40-year-old Corby man, arrested on suspicion of the murder of Mr Ross, remains on police bail pending further inquiries.

Crimestoppers has offered a £10,000 cash reward for information leading to the prosecution and conviction of the person responsible for the murder of Mr Ross.