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Child cruelty charge man dies

PUBLISHED: 14:44 13 April 2010 | UPDATED: 17:24 30 June 2010

A MAN who was accused of cruelty to a child, died before the case could be heard at court, a Norwich judge heard.

Martin Lodge, of Back Lane, Burgh Castle, Great Yarmouth, died aged 42 before he would have appeared at Norwich Crown Court yesterday.

A MAN who was accused of cruelty to a child, died before the case could be heard at court, a Norwich judge heard.

Martin Lodge, of Back Lane, Burgh Castle, Great Yarmouth, died aged 42 before he would have appeared at Norwich Crown Court yesterday.

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