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Man accused of killing Celeena Headman denied bail

Published:Wednesday | February 4, 2015 | 2:13 AM

The man accused of the 2014 murder of eight-year-old schoolgirl, Celeena Headman, has again been denied bail.



The accused, 21-year-old Tristan Shannon, appeared in the Yallahs Resident Magistrate’s Court yesterday.



Shannon was ordered to return to court on February 20.



He is accused of killing the eight-year-old White Hall Primary School student after she was sent to a shop in February, 2014.



When she failed to return home, an alarm was raised, and a search was launched.



The child's body was found in bushes with the throat slashed and arms bound.



Investigations by the St Thomas police led to Shannon's arrest.



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