Aylesbury crossbow murder inquiry: Man charged

A 42-year-old man has appeared in court charged with murdering a man who was struck by a metal crossbow bolt in Buckinghamshire.

Darrell Farnham, 44, was found dead on 23 June at his home in Belgrave Road, Aylesbury.

Russell Gill, of Lavender Walk, Aylesbury, appeared at High Wycombe Magistrates' Court on Saturday.

Four others arrested in connection with the investigation have been released on bail until mid-July.

Two men, aged 40 and 42, were arrested on suspicion of murder, and two women, aged 36 and 37, were held on suspicion of assisting an offender.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Beds, Herts & Bucks

Weather

Luton

14 °C 7 °C

Features

  • The OfficeIn pictures

    Fifty landmark shows from 50 years of BBC Two


  • French luxury Tea House, Mariage Freres display of tea pots Tea for tu

    France falls back in love with tea - but don't expect a British cuppa


  • Worcestershire flagFlying the flag

    Preserving the identities of England's counties


  • Female model's bottom in leopard skin trousers as she walks up the catwalkBum deal

    Why budget buttock ops can be bad for your health


  • Two women in  JohanesburgYour pictures

    Readers' photos on the theme of South Africa


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.