Trial date set for murder accused Ian Anderson

Neil Edward Roberts from Ballabeg Mr Roberts was found dead at a house on Queen Street on 1 December

A trial date has been set for a man accused of murdering another man who was found dead in a house in the Isle of Man.

Ian Anderson, 45, of Queen Street, Castletown, is accused of murdering Neil Roberts from Ballabeg on 1 December.

The body of the 60-year-old was found in a house in Castletown in the Isle of Man.

Mr Anderson pleaded not guilty to murder on 7 April.

Deemster Alastair Montgomerie told Douglas courthouse a 25-day trial would begin on the 26 January.

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