Two boys in court on murder charge

TWO teenagers have been remanded in secure accommodation today after appearing at court.Two boys, aged 13 and 14, who are both from Chigwell, appeared at Witham Youth Court today charged with murder following the fatal stabbing of an Essex schoolboy.

TWO teenagers have been remanded in secure accommodation today after appearing at court.

Two boys, aged 13 and 14, who are both from Chigwell, appeared at Witham Youth Court today charged with murder following the fatal stabbing of an Essex schoolboy.

Jack Large, 14, of Grange Hill, Chigwell, died on Sunday after being stabbed on Friday evening.

The teenagers have been remanded until their appearance at Harlow Youth Court on December 7.

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