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Man appears in court charged with murder
A MAN has appeared in court charged with murdering Kirsty Humphrey.
Mark Czapla spoke only to confirm his details during a brief hearing at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court today.
Czapla, 24, is accused of murdering Kirsty in Queen Elizabeth Way on Wednesday.
Because of the seriousness of the offence he was unable to apply for bail or enter a plea at this stage.
Czapla, of Queen Elizabeth Way, Colchester, will next appear at Chelmsford Crown Court on Tuesday September 10.