Murder Accused Makes Court Appearance
The case of a Sydney man facing a charge of first degree murder is now due back in court in the spring.
37-year-old Joey Frederick Evong is charged in the death of 41-year-old Stephen Richard Rose, whose body was found in a Rotary Drive Apartment on November 5th.
33-year-old Jessica Anne MacDonald is also facing a first degree murder charge in the case.
Evong appeared by video link for a status report today and the case is due back in court for a focus hearing on April 20th.
MacDonald is due in court for a status report tomorrow.
Police say Evong, MacDonald and Rose knew each other and the murder was not a random act.