Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Gosport Christmas Eve death: Marc Lindsey appears in court

Edward Vials
Image caption Edward Vials was stabbed to death on Christmas Eve

A man has appeared in court charged with murder after another man was killed in Hampshire on Christmas Eve.

Police were called just before midnight to Hill Park Road in Gosport where a 47-year-old man, Edward Vials, had been assaulted.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. A post-mortem examination found he died of a stab wound.

Marc Lindsey, 34, from Hill Park Road, Gosport, appeared before magistrates in Portsmouth.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Winchester Crown Court on Wednesday.

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