Three men and a teenage boy have denied killing a man whose body was found in a car park near a supermarket.
Suren Sivananthan, 32, was found near the Co-op in St Leger Drive, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, on 21 January.
Prashanth Thevarasa, 23, Gnanachandran Balachandran, 37 and Kiroraj Yogarajah, 30, all from Milton Keynes, pleaded not guilty to murder.
A 17-year-old from Croydon - who cannot be named - has also denied the charge at Luton Crown Court.
Mr Thevarasa, of Farrier Place, Downs Barn, Mr Balachandran, of The Fleet, Springfield, Mr Yogarajah, of Dunthorne Way, Grange Farm and the teenage boy are due to stand trial in July.