Pair charged in connection with Becky’s murder appear in court

Becky Watts

Becky Watts

The two people charged in connection with the Becky Watts investigationĀ  appeared in court this morning.

Nathan Matthews, 28, who is charged with Becky’s murder and Shauna Hoare, 21, who is charged with intending to pervert the course of justice, appeared this morning at Bristol Magistrates’ Court.

Matthews, who gave his address as Hazelbury Drive in Warmley was remanded in custody and is due to appear via video link at Bristol Crown Court tomorrow.

Hoare, of Cotton Mill Lane, Barton Hill, was also remanded in custody and is due to appear at Bristol Crown Court on 2nd April.

The five people arrested on Monday on suspicion of assisting an offender all remain in custody at this time.