Gravesend man charged with Dartford pizza takeaway murder

PUBLISHED: 09:19 15 April 2013 | UPDATED: 16:57 17 April 2013

Gravesend man Eddie Ives has been charged with the murder of 29-year-old Ben Mahoney in a Dartford takeaway restaurant on Friday night.

Police arrested Ives, of no fixed abode, shortly after the incident at 11.30pm in House on the Hill in East Hill, and the 30-year-old is due to appear in Medway magistrates’ court on this morning.

A 36-year-old Gravesend man was also arrested on Friday night was released without charge.

A post-mortem examination revealed Mr Mahoney died from head injuries suffered.

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