Man in court over death of young father Daniel Robbie on Upton Bypass

Man in court over death of young father Daniel Robbie on Upton Bypass

Man in court over death of young father Daniel Robbie on Upton Bypass

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A MAN has appeared in court following the death of young father Daniel Robbie.

Matthew James of Stoneylawn in Winterborne Kingston, did not enter a plea to two separate charges of failing to stop and failing to report an accident at Bournemouth Magistrates' Court this morning.

It is the first time the 27-year-old has appeared in court in connection with the death of Mr Robbie on the Upton Bypass last year.

Mr Robbie, 23, of Throop Close in Bournemouth, died while riding a child's micro scooter home along the busy road.

His body was discovered in undergrowth on Sunday, September 15, hours after mum Julie Croucher posted a series of desperate messages on Facebook urging friends to look out for her missing son.

James will come before the court again on February 19.

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