Man appears in court charged with murder of Mark Robinson in Redcar

Mark Robinson died more than a year after suffering a head injury in an alleged serious assault. Credit: Cleveland Police

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a man in Redcar.

Mark Robinson, 40, was the victim of an alleged serious assault at a property, in Station Road, on 28 July 2020.

He suffered a head injury and required lengthy hospital treatment and then full-time care until he died on 5 August 2021. 

On Tuesday 7 June, Raymond Whincup appeared at Teesside Magistrates' Court accused of Mr Robinson's murder.

The 35-year-old, with no listed address, did not enter a plea.

He is due to appear at Teesside Crown Court tomorrow (8 June).

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