Yeovil murder accused Gobinath Vellasamy in court

A 36-year-old man charged with the murder of a woman in Somerset last week has been remanded in custody.

Gobinath Vellasamy did not apply for bail and will next appear at Bristol Crown Court on 2 September.

He was charged following the discovery of a woman's body in Tudor Court in Manor Road, Yeovil, on Tuesday evening by Avon and Somerset Police.

The case against Mr Vellasamy was adjourned and he will next appear before Exeter Crown Court.

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