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Kevin McKinley shooting: Man appears in court

Overy Street
Image caption Overy Street was sealed off while police investigated the killing

A man has appeared in court in connection with the death of a man in a Dartford street.

Kevin McKinley, 32, was found with a bullet wound in Overy Street on 12 February and died later in hospital.

Lewis Wickenden, 25, appeared via video at Medway magistrates on Friday charged with possessing a firearm and ammunition and assisting an offender.

Mr Wickenden, of Overy Street, was remanded in custody to appear at Maidstone Crown Court on 1 March.

Michaela Sargeant, 24, who is accused of murdering Mr McKinley, was remanded in custody, ahead of a hearing on 19 April, during a court appearance last week.

She also lives in Overy Street.

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