Dead man once ‘wanted’ following local baby death

April 10, 2024 7:43 am in by

An axe-wielding street fighter killed in Port Stephens early yesterday was reportedly once at the centre of a huge manhunt in connection to the death of an Upper Hunter baby.

38-year-old Ash Morgan was allegedly struck several times with a razor scooter in Raymond Terrace.

The Daily Telegraph reports Morgan was being hunted by detectives delving into the death of a little boy at Aberdeen in 2020.

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He was arrested in dramatic circumstances at Muswellbrook but was never charged over the death.