The person accused of killing a 38-year-old father in a Surfers Paradise residence will struggle the homicide cost, his lawyer mentioned.
Coskun Marius, 26, appeared in Southport Magistrates Court docket as we speak after being arrested in Coffs Harbour on Saturday and extradited to Queensland.
Police allege Dre Nova was bashed to demise in his residence on Friday.
“The information are very scant in the meanwhile. It’s alleged that my consumer has murdered one other person who he is aware of,” defence lawyer Campbell MacCallum mentioned.
“It’s tough to say what the complete allegations are however definitely my consumer’s very distressed in the meanwhile as with the household of the deceased.”
He mentioned he had been unable to see Mr Marius final night time having been denied entry to the Southport watchhouse however his consumer “definitely will probably be combating the homicide cost”.
Mr Marius didn’t apply for bail throughout a courtroom point out as we speak and can stay in custody till his subsequent courtroom look.