Ex-lover in court over car park knife killing of blonde

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STU­DENT: Molly McLaren THE ex-boyfriend of a woman who died af­ter her throat was slashed in a shop­ping cen­tre car park has ap­peared in court ac­cused of mur­der.

Joshua Stimp­son, 25, is al­leged to have at­tacked uni­ver­sity stu­dent Molly McLaren in her Citroen C1 car at Chatham Dock­side out­let cen­tre in Kent last week.

The pair are said to have been in a re­la­tion­ship at the end of last year, but Molly’s Face­book page stated she was sin­gle at the time of her death.

Stimp­son ap­peared at Maid­stone Crown Court in Kent yes­ter­day via vide­olink from HMP Elm­ley on the Isle of Shep­pey.

He spoke only to con­firm his name dur­ing the brief hear­ing. lo­cal pub, The Leather Bot­tle.

Stimp­son, of Would­ham, near Rochester, is due to ap­pear in court again on Septem­ber 18.

He was re­manded in cus­tody un­til that date.

The case has also been re­ferred to the In­de­pen­dent Po­lice Com­plaints Com­mis­sion, which will look into Molly’s con­tact with of­fi­cers be­fore her death.

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