Banbury double murder suspect pleads not guilty

A Banbury man accused of stabbing two people to death in the town last year pleaded not guilty to two counts of murder at court today (Friday, January 26).

Police on Newlands Road in Banbury after a suspected double murder. Photos: SWNS NNL-180126-124929001
Police on Newlands Road in Banbury after a suspected double murder. Photos: SWNS NNL-180126-124929001

Raymond Morgan is charged with murdering Adrian Fannon and Mark Pawley in a flat on Newland Road on October 4, 2017.

The 52-year-old, of Newland Road, appeared at Oxford Crown Court via video link from prison and pleaded not guilty to the charges.

He was remanded in custody and is next due to appear for trial at the same court on March 5.