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Helston murder: Man in court over Colin Payne death

Colin Payne
Image caption Colin Payne's body was found in Helston on Sunday

A 54-year-old St Austell man has appeared in court charged with a the murder of a man found dead in a Helston flat.

Alexander Channer was remanded in custody to 14 September at Truro Crown Court. He made no plea.

The body of Colin Payne, 72, was discovered in a flat at Sanctuary Lane in Helston at about 19:30 BST on Sunday.

No application for bail was made for Channer.

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