Man ‘wanted for murder’ appears in court

PUBLISHED: 11:57 19 July 2019 | UPDATED: 11:57 19 July 2019

Westminster Magistrates' Court. PHOTO: Google Maps

Westminster Magistrates' Court. PHOTO: Google Maps


A man accused of murder has been remanded in custody after appearing in court.

Arturas Kliauga was arrested near to his Cathcart Street home, in Lowestoft, on Wednesday night following a police surveillance operation.

The 37-year-old was wanted for murder on a National Crime Agency European Arrest Warrant in Lithuania, Suffolk Police said.

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Kliauga appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Thursday, where he was remanded in custody.

He is set to return to the court on July 25.

The 37-year-old was stopped by Suffolk Police's Drug and Scorpion team on Love Road at around 9.30pm.

He was allegedly found in possession of 1kg worth of cannabis, with a net worth of around £11,000, police said.

Kliagua was arrested and charged with suspicion of possession with intent to supply cannabis.

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