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Jury hears murder victim was tortured

Two men have appeared in court accused of murdering a 70-year-old man.

A jury heard how Sonny Gray was tortured before money and jewellery was stolen from his home.

Rocky Curtis, 24, of Newbridge Lane, and Robert Holmes, 23, of Redmoor Lane in Wisbech in Cambridgeshire, deny the charges.

The trial continues.

Rajiv Popat sent this report from Nottingham Crown Court.

Two deny murdering Lincoln Pensioner

Sonny Grey, 70-year-old pensioner
Sonny Grey, 70-year-old pensioner Credit: ITV Central

Two men charged with the murder of a 70-year-old pensioner have denied the charges.

Rocky Curtis who is 24 and Robert Holmes who is 23, both from Wisbech in Cambridgeshire, denied killing Sonny Grey at his home in Lincoln, last October.

They were remanded in custody at Lincoln Crown Court this morning and are expected to appear again in October.


Man charged with murder of Sonny Grey

Sonny Grey
Sonny Grey Credit: ITV Central

Police have charged a man with the murder of Sonny Grey.

On Monday, officers arrested three people in connection with the murder of Mr Grey in his home in Westwick Gardens, Lincoln, in October last year.

24-year-old Rocky Curtis has been charged with murder. He has been remanded in custody to appear at Lincoln Magistrates Court this morning

A 24-year-old man and a 49-year-old from Wisbech are still in custody and are helping police with their enquiries.


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