April 16, 2024

A younger man has appeared in court docket charged with the homicide of his father and tried homicide of his mom in County Down final week.

Colin McKee (25), of Canal Avenue in Newry, appeared in Newry Magistrates Courtroom this morning.

He’s charged with the homicide of Bobbie McKee (69) and the tried homicide of Yvonne McKee in some unspecified time in the future between Tuesday and Thursday final week.

Mr McKee was declared lifeless and his spouse had suffered critical head accidents when police referred to as to their dwelling in Kilkeel final Thursday.

Cops went to the home on the Newcastle Highway after issues had been raised in regards to the couple’s welfare.

Colin McKee appeared in court docket briefly this morning and solely spoke to verify that he understood the costs in opposition to him.

A PSNI detective constable stated she might join the defendant to the costs.

He was remanded in custody to look once more by video hyperlink on 17 April.


Man charged with homicide of his father in Co Down was final modified: March twenty fifth, 2024 by Workers Author