Boy denies murdering Rothwell teenager

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A boy has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Rothwell teenager Louis-Ryan Menezes.

The 17-year-old - who cannot be named because of his age - appeared at Northampton Crown Court today (June 25).

Louis-Ryan, 17, died after being stabbed in Drayton Walk, in the St Davids Area in Kingsthorpe, Northampton, between 6pm and 7pm on May 25.

The trial of the 17-year-old defendant is due to begin in January 2019.

The teenager was remanded into custody.