Man charged with murder over Huddersfield house death
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a 79-year-old found dead at a property in Huddersfield.
The body of John Utley was discovered at an address in Royds Avenue, in the Paddock area, at about 06:30 BST on Wednesday.
A post-mortem examination found he died as a result of serious head injuries.
Wayne Thornton, 55, of Royds Avenue, appeared at Kirklees Magistrates' Court earlier and was remanded to appear at Leeds Crown Court on 4 July.