Court appearance after Linden death
A man accused of assaulting Wellington man Bruce Coker, who died before Christmas, appeared in court last Monday.
Coker was found lying on Rossiter St, Linden, on December 20 and died in hospital three days later.
The man appeared before justices of the peace at Porirua District Court charged with assault.
He entered no plea and was granted interim name suppression.
He was remanded in custody to reappear today.