Teen 'nods head' to indicate he understands charge

A 15-year-old boy charged with the murder of teacher Ann Maguire nodded his head when he was asked whether he understood the charge.

ITV News Reporter Ben Chapman reports from Leeds Youth Court:


15 yo defendant enters court wearing dark blue tracksuit bottoms and sweatshirt and with a cast on his right arm. @itvnews


He speaks just 3 times to confirm his name, address and date of birth. "Yeah" the answer to each. @itvnews


He nods his head to indicate he understands the charge of murder of teacher Ann Maguire. He looks over to his parents sitting opposite.


No bail application for teen accused of teacher murder

The teen accused of the murder of teacher Ann Maguire has not applied for bail during a hearing via videolink at Leeds Crown Court.