Two Due In Court Over Hastings Murder

15 June 2016, 18:06 | Updated: 15 June 2016, 19:09

A man and a woman due in court charged with murder of Hastings man Karl Bunster who has been missing for six months.

Sussex Police say Ben Walton, 48, and Stacey McClymont, 28, both of Cowick Hill, Exeter, Devon, are charged with murdering 37-year-old Karl sometime between 16 and 19 December 2015.

Walton is also charged with two counts of possession of amphetamine a class B drug, possessing an illegal weapon, a stun gun and possession of ammunition for a firearm without a certificate.

McClymont is charged with one count of possession of a amphetamine a class B drug.

They are due to appear before Hastings magistrates on Thursday 16th June.

The last confirmed sighting of Karl, was in Mann Street, Hastings, on 17 December. 

To date Karl's body has not been found.