Four charged with Kilburn murder appear in court

Four people charged in connection with the death of a 48-year-old Kilburn man have appeared in court.

Vincent Aitken, 43, his wife, Pamela, 40, his daughter, Emma Aitken, 18 and Miss Aitken’s partner, Nathan Doherty, 27, all went before Nottingham Crown Court today.

They were remanded in custody and are due to appear before the same court for a plea and case management hearing on February 18.

Aitken, of Chapel Street, Kilburn, his daughter and Doherty are all charged with the murder of Barry Smith.

Pamela Aitken is charged with assisting an offender.