Cleaner from Essex denies murder of Bushey man Paul Simons
5:40pm Monday 22nd July 2013
A cleaner has denied murdering a man from Bushey at a court hearing today.
Paul Simons, 54, of Prospect Close, was found stabbed to death on May 4 in a flat in Chelmsford, Essex.
Today Michael Brennan appeared at Chelmsford Crown Court, accused of murdering Mr Simons at a flat above a Tesco Express store in Moulsham Street.
Mr Brennan, from The Green, Melbourne, Chelmsford, was remanded in custody.
The 22-year-old will return to the crown court in November for a trial expected to last up to seven days.