Leicester

Woodville man in court over Dylan Crean murder charge

  • 3 September 2011
  • From the section Leicester

A man has appeared before magistrates charged with the murder of a three-year-old boy in Leicestershire.

Dylan Crean was found by paramedics called to a property in Albert Village, near Swadlincote, on Tuesday. He died in hospital on Wednesday.

Peter Cawser, aged 21, of Woodville, did not enter a plea at the hearing at Loughborough Magistrates' Court.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at the same court via videolink on Monday.

Mr Cawser has been charged with murder and two counts of actual bodily harm.

No application for bail was made.

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