Car Park Death: Man In Court

13 August 2013, 10:30 | Updated: 13 August 2013, 10:50

Alan Watts

A man's appeared in court charged with the manslaughter of a 64 year old killed in a row over a disabled parking area in Bedfordshire.

Alan Watts, 65, (pictured, covering his face) is accused of killing Brian Holmes, who was knocked to the ground on Saturday 3 August 2013 during a row outside the Asda supermarket in Biggleswade.

Mr Holmes, from Sandy, was taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge with head injuries and died there on Sunday 4 August.

A post mortem examination revealed Mr Holmes died from a head injury. Days before he died, he had been given the 'all clear' from cancer.

Mr Watts, of Lindsell Crescent, Biggleswade, appeared at Bedford Magistrates' Court on Tuesday 13 August 2013.

He was released on bail to appear at Luton Crown Court on Wednesday 28 August for a plea and case management hearing.

He used pieces of paper to cover his face as he left Bedford Magistrates' Court.


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