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Second court appearance for men linked to yachtsman's death

Roger and Margaret Pratt.

Four men have made a second appearance in court on the Caribbean island of St Lucia charged in connection with the death of a Suffolk yachtsman.

The four are accused of the robbery of Margaret Pratt and intention to cause grievous bodily harm resulting in the death of her husband Roger.

The couple were attacked on their yacht which they had sailed from Lowestoft.

The men will come before the island's High Court in April for a pre-trial hearing.

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Men charged over yachtsman's killing in St Lucia

Roger and Margaret Pratt.

Four men have been charged with murdering a British yachtsman who died trying to defend his wife in the Caribbean.

Roger Pratt, who was a member of the Royal Norfolk and Suffolk Yacht Club, was attacked by armed intruders who boarded the couple's boat at St Lucia .

Mr and Mrs Pratt lived in Warwickshire but planned to move back to Norfolk at the end of their round-the-world trip, which they began from Lowestoft last July.

Four men have been charged with murder and robbery.

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