Fareham murder investigation: Boy, 17, accused over death appears in court

A TEENAGER accused of murder has appeared in court.

The 17-year-old, of no fixed address, is charged with murdering Michael Deary.

Michael Deary

Michael Deary

The defendant cannot be named for legal reasons.

The teenager appeared at Winchester Crown Court today.

No plea was entered at the hearing.

Michael, 29, was found dead on Monday, August 20, at 12.40pm, at his home in Omaha Close, Fareham.

Judge Jane Miller QC remanded the boy in custody to appear at the same court on September 25.

On Monday the defendant appeared before Basingstoke magistrates after being charged by Hampshire police.

Anyone with information can call police on 101 or call the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.