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Kyle Yule death: Man and boy deny Gillingham murder

Kyle Yule Image copyright Family picture
Image caption Kyle Yule died in hospital after the attack

A man and a youth have appeared in court to deny murdering a 17-year-old boy who was stabbed to death in a street.

Kyle Yule was attacked in East Street, Gillingham, on 6 October.

Victor Maibvisira, 19, of St Johns Road, Gillingham, and a 16-year-old Sittingbourne boy both pleaded not guilty to murder and affray at Maidstone Crown Court,

They have been remanded in custody and will face a trial on 9 April next year.

Nine other men and boys have been arrested in connection with the death.

A 15-year-old Sittingbourne boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder and bailed until 21 November.

Another 15-year-old boy has also been released on bail until 28 November.

Two teenagers, aged 16 and 17, and two men aged 18, have been released on bail until 3 January.

Two other men aged 20 and a boy, 15, who were previously arrested will face no further action.

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