Chris Poole death in Eastbourne: Two on murder charge
- 20 August 2012
- From the section Sussex
Two teenagers have appeared in court charged with murdering a man who was attacked outside a shop in East Sussex.
Chris Poole, 46, was attacked in the Hydneye area of Eastbourne shortly before 21:00 BST on 16 August. He died from his injuries the next day.
Shane Noble, 19, of no fixed address, and a 15-year-old boy appeared before Eastbourne magistrates earlier.
Both were remanded in custody, the 15-year-old in local authority care, to appear at Lewes Crown Court on Tuesday.
The boy, from Eastbourne, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared in court separately.
Police said a 13-year-old boy, who was arrested on suspicion of murder, had been released on bail until 3 September.
A post-mortem examination showed Mr Poole died from head injuries.