Not guilty pleas over farm worker's death

21:21, Sep 30 2013
Justin Conrad McFarlane
KILLED: Justin Conrad McFarlane was found slain in his Elderslie home.

Four men have pleaded not guilty in the Dunedin High Court this morning, to the murder last month of Oamaru farm worker Justin Conrad McFarlane.

Steven Kenneth Boskell, 18, of Palmerston, Robert James Cummings, 22, farm hand of Oamaru, Jacob Christopher Geary-Smart, 22, and Ryan Warren Geary-Smart, 23, forestry worker of Waitati appeared jointly on the murder charge before Justice Graham Panckhurst via video link from the Timaru High Court. 


The Southland Times