Man in court on murder charge

A man has appeared in court in connection with the murder of Kirkcaldy man Darren Adie.

Saturday, 25th June 2016, 9:18 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 4:54 pm
Darren Adie
Darren Adie

The 42-year-old died in hospital after he was found injured on the town’s Tweed Avenue on Saturday, May 28.

Gordon Coventry (51), of Kirkcaldy, appeared in court yesterday (Friday).

Coventry faced a charge of murder on petition when he appeared in private at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court.

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He made no plea or declaration.

The case was continued for further examination and he was remanded in custody.

Coventry is expected to appear in court again next week.