Boy, 15, charged in connection with murder of Connor Barrett, 20, in Hemsby
22:12 30 May 2014
A 15-year-old boy been charged with possession of an offensive weapon, actual bodily harm and affray as part of the investigation into the murder of 20-year-old Connor Barrett.
Connor, from Abyssinia Close, Great Yarmouth, died as a result of a fatal stab wound inflicted at a private party held at Hemsby on Saturday May 10.
The youth who has been charged, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been remanded in police custody and is due to appear at Norwich Youth Court tomorrow.
A 17-year-old, also from Great Yarmouth, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with Connor’s murder.
The teenager is due to appear at Norwich Crown Court on July 28.
Six other people arrested following Connor’s death remain on police bail, pending further enquiries.