Wed teenagers accused of murdering a boy outdoors his faculty gates have appeared earlier than a crown courtroom for the primary time.
Khayri McLean (15) was stabbed on the entrance to North Huddersfield Belief Faculty (NHTS) final Wednesday afternoon and later died in hospital.
Two younger folks aged 15 and 16 appeared on Leeds Crown Courtroom by way of a video hyperlink for a 10-minute listening to.
They sat collectively in a Wetherby location, one sporting a grey jail T-shirt, the opposite a grey sweatshirt, and each suspects wore masks for the listening to.
Relations sat within the public gallery, with a variety of reporters current on the courtroom jury benches.
Choose Tom Bayliss KC was instructed neither defendant was in a position to enter pleadings.
A preliminary trial date was set for March 13, with a preliminary listening to on October 26.
Jonathan Sandiford KC, the prosecutor, estimated the trial may take three weeks.
The courtroom ordered that the media couldn’t determine both suspect due to their age.
The choose despatched each teenagers to juvenile detention.