Two appear at Winchester Crown Court charged with murdering Agim Hoxha

Agim Hoxha

Agim Hoxha

First published in Crime

TWO men will appear in court today to stand trial accused of murdering a Southampton man whose body was found in his burnt-out car.

Arben Lleshi, 25, and Afrim Lleshi, 36, have both pleaded not guilty to killing 29-year-old Agim Hoxha in April last year.

Firefighters made the discovery of his body on the morning of April 10 after being called to a remote Chilworth road following a report of a car on fire.

Both men, who are Albanian, will appear before Winchester Crown Court today.

They also and deny a second charge of perverting the course of justice.

They are alleged to have removed crane driver Mr Agim’s body from a flat in Shirley Road, Southampton, and taking him to Chilworth Drive where they set fire to his silver Mercedes.

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