Ripley man charged with manslaughter

Police have charged a man with manslaughter following the death of a man in Ripley.

The 40-year-old, who is from the town, is due to appear before magistrates in Chesterfield in February.

It is alleged that he injected drugs into a 36-year-old man at a house in Derby Road, Ripley on September 26 2011. The man subsequently died.