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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