Login Register

Delabole man Patrick Curran appears in court charged with murder of Joan Roddam in 2003

By CG_News  |  Posted: March 19, 2014

joan

Joan Roddam, who was murdered in 2003

A DELABOLE man has appeared in court, charged with the murder of pensioner Joan Roddam in 2003.

Patrick Curran, of West Down Road, Delabole appeared before Bodmin Magistrates’ Court for a brief hearing this morning.

He was arrested on Monday by detectives and interviewed at Launceston Police Station yesterday. He was charged with her murder last night.

The 38-year-old’s case has now been adjourned to Plymouth Crown Court tomorrow for a bail application.

Curran was charged after the files were subjected to a detailed cold case review by Cornwall’s Major Crime Investigation Team.

Curran entered no plea at Bodmin court today and will appear before Plymouth Crown Court tomorrow at 10am.

Read more from West Briton

 
 

MORE NEWS HEADLINES