Man charged with south Kerry murder has case adjourned

A man charged with murdering a man in south Kerry has been further remanded.

20-year-old Blake Sweeney of 31 Fertha Drive, Caherciveen is charged with the murder of Robert Elston in Caherciveen on May 23rd last.

33-year-old Mr Elston, originally from Lisselton, received fatal stab wounds when a fight broke out in Fertha Drive.

The book of evidence in the case is currently being compiled.

The case was adjourned until September 12th at Tralee District Court.