A man's appeared in Crown Court for the first time accused of a double murder in Boston. Mehmet Ozen is charged with killing a man and a woman who were found stabbed to death. It followed reports of a disturbance. James Webster reports.
The man accused of killing two people in Boston at the weekend has appeared at Lincoln Crown Court. 41 year old Mehmet Ozen faces two charges of murder over the deaths of Darren Harwood and Charlotte Piccaver, who were both 26, and one of the attempted murder of 24 year old Keyleigh Wright.
Mehmet Ozen spoke through a Turkish interpreter to confirm his name and date of birth. He was told he will be back in court on July 26 to enter pleas and if there is a trial in the case that will begin on October 14. As he was remanded in custody he thanked the judge and offered him his respect.
Tributes have been paid to a DJ from Sleaford who was murdered in Boston.
On his Facebook page, one user - Jennie Baxter - said: "RIP Daz. I used to work with you. Such a tragic thing, people in this world are so sick. You will be missed. You are a top lad, keep dj-ing up there mate."
Nikki Emma added: "Woke up still in utter shock can't believe you are gone Darren. We had some good times and you were always there when I needed a chat or to moan.
"I will always have our memories together. Thoughts are with your family. RIP, Love you."
And Jenni Taylor wrote: "Can't believe you've been taken from us so young. RIP."
A man has appeared in court charged with a double murder.