Pensioner Murder Charge

Man appears in court charged with murder of 76-year-old pensioner

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Man appears in court

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of 76-year-old Michael Brincat in Plymouth. The pensioner's body was found in a flat in Granby Way in Devonport last week.

52-year-old Brian Short was remanded in custody to appear before Plymouth Crown Court on Wednesday (20th).

He made no application for bail.

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Man charged with murder in Plymouth

The body of Michael Brincat was found in a flat in Devonport Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

A 52-year-old man has been charged with murder following the death of a man in Plymouth.

The body of 76-year-old Michael Brincat was found in a flat in Granby Way in Devonport last week. Brian Short was arrested after a post-mortem examination found the cause of death to be suspicious. He's due before Plymouth Magistrates tomorrow (Mon).

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