Men appear in court over murder charge

TWO men charged with the murder of Ian Mark Smith appeared before Leeds Crown Court today.

Bradley Jake Parkin, 21, and Neil Brown, 28, both of Mallard Mews, South Elmsall, did not apply for bail and were remanded in custody.

They will appear again next Wednesday for a preliminary hearing with John Dean Ricahrdson, 43, of Wakefield Road, Fitzwilliam, John Simon Richardson, 22, of South Elmsall and Liam Ackroyd, 21, of Bell Lane, Ackworth, who are also charged with the same offence.