Murder charge trio in court

A WOMAN and two men charged with the murder of 17-year-old Yarmouth College engineering student Simon Everitt had a court hearing at Norwich Crown Court today.

A WOMAN and two men charged with the murder of 17-year-old Yarmouth College engineering student Simon Everitt had a court hearing at Norwich Crown Court today.

Jonathan Clarke, 19, of Telford, Shropshire formerly of Nelson Road South, Great Yarmouth and Jimi-Lee Stewart, 24, of Nelson Road Central, Great Yarmouth and Maria Chandler of Lancaster Road, Great Yarmouth, are all charged with the murder of Mr Everitt between June 6 and 28 at Mautby, where Simon's body was discovered.

Clarke is also charged with assaulting Simon on June 6 this year and possession of an offensive weapon around his back on the same date.

Clarke and Stewart appeared for the short hearing but Chandler was not produced in court.


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All three were remanded in custody and are due to appear at a further hearing on September 29.

Mr Everitt's badly-decomposed body was found at Church Farm, Mautby. He had been tied to a tree and had petrol poured down his throat.

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