Teen in court

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A TEENAGER has been remanded in custody on suspicion of manslaughter following the death of a man.

The 17-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared before Bolton Magistrates’ Court, charged with manslaughter.

Stephen Mark Garvey, 46, from Leigh, died from head injuries after he was found collapsed in Henry Street, in the early hours of Sunday, February 27.

The teenager will now remain in custody until April 14, where he will appear at Wigan Magistrates’ Court for committal proceedings.

•A failure in the water supply at Wigan Magistrates’ Court meant custody cases were transferred to Bolton.