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MURDER: Trial into Roy Blackman's killing starts

Monday 5th September 2016

The trial of a man accused of murdering widower Roy Blackman is due to start today.

Mr Blackman, 73, was killed at his bungalow at Biddenden in March.

Mark Love, 38, of Staplehurst, is the sole defendant in the trial at Maidstone Crown Court, although eight men were held in connection with the death.

Love, of Frittenden Road, is also charged with aggravated burglary in connection.