accused of killing Highbridge woman Laura Biss appears in court
man accused of killing Highbridge woman Laura Biss appeared in court
via a video link on Thursday (January 25th).
Harris, 34, of no fixed address, has been charged
with the murder of Laura, whose
body was found in Burnham Road during the early hours of Saturday
has also been charged with death by dangerous driving, and is now
scheduled to appear at Bristol Crown Court on March 2nd for a plea
and trial preparation hearing. He has been remanded in custody.
before the judge via video link for an application for bail hearing
in Exeter. However, there was no application for bail and he was
remanded in custody.
has paid tribute to her, saying: "Laura was
a beautiful daughter, a fantastic mother and a great sister."
was sensitive, caring and compassionate and would think nothing
of going out of her way to help others."
had a great sense of humour which made her very popular. She touched
so many peoples lives in a positive way."
was also a talented artist, who had a great future ahead of her."
cannot express what her loss means to all her family and friends
we are heartbroken and totally devastated."