Northern Ireland

Barry Christopher Cavan in court charged with murder

The apartment block where a man's body was found
Image caption The apartment block where Mr Corr's body was found

A 24-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a man at a flat in north Belfast.

Barry Christopher Cavan was charged with murdering David Corr, 24, on Thursday.

The body of Mr Corr, who was from the New Lodge area of Belfast, was discovered at the flat in Victoria Parade. It is believed he had suffered stab wounds.

The accused was remanded in custody.

Detective Sergeant McDowell told Belfast Magistrates Court he believed he could connect Mr Cavan, from Cuchullain House, also in the New Lodge area, to the charge.