Mei Fan murder-accused refused release

Last updated 09:59 04/08/2014

Relevant offers

Crime

Rapist Mateo Nixon has sentence reduced after autism argument Investigator not told to continue prosecuting at-risk woman Police bugs hear Christchurch criminals laugh at risk of jail Vandals strike at north Taranaki marae Police apply to strip Christchurch crime family of $2.1m in assets Palmerston North man jailed but dog he used to assault someone looks set to escape death Fake cash discovered in Palmerston North and Whanganui Worker claims employer hired gang member to threaten family Shop keeper left shaken after brazen daylight robbery in Palmerston North Anti-meth warning to home invaders

The husband of fatally stabbed Miramar woman Mei Fan has been refused release on electronically monitored bail pending his trial next April.

Michael Edwin Preston , 59, has pleaded not guilty of murdering Mei Fan and breaching a domestic protection order both on November 8 last year.

In the High Court at Wellington today Preston asked to be freed on electronically monitored bail but Justice Robert Dobson refused.

Details of the hearing are suppressed by law.

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content