Search

Hemsby murder inquest opened

14:45 21 May 2014

Connor Barrett, 20, died after he was stabbed at a party in Hemsby. Picture released by Norfolk police.

Connor Barrett, 20, died after he was stabbed at a party in Hemsby. Picture released by Norfolk police.

Archant

An inquest was today opened into the death of Connor Barrett, 20, who died from a stab wound inflicted at a private party in Hemsby, near Great Yarmouth.

shares

Mr Barrett, from Abyssinia Close, Yarmouth, died at Gorleston’s James Paget University Hospital, after being involved in an altercation at The Glebe in Hemsby at about 11.30pm on May 10.

The inquest in Norwich inquest heard that the cause of death was a stab wound, pending further tests.

The inquest will be reviewed on or before July 22.

As reported, a 17-year-old male has been charged with the murder of Mr Barrett.

The youth, who cannot be named for legal reasons, will appear at Norwich crown court in July.

shares

Most Read

Campaigns

Most Commented

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 12°C

Listen to the latest weather forecast

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the EDP
digital edition

Subscribe

Broads Outdoor Festival

cover

Enjoy the Broads
Outdoor Festival
digital edition

Read

Eating Out in the Broads

cover

Enjoy the Eating Out
in the Broads
digital edition

Read

Great Days Out

cover

Enjoy the Great Days
Out digital edition

Read