Man appears at crown court charged with murder in Wisbech

Crown court news
Crown court news

A man has appeared at Cambridge Crown Court charged with the murder of 48-year-old Dzilva Butiene in Wisbech.

Kestutis Bauzys, 46, appeared at Cambridge Crown Court yesterday, Wednesday April 19. No plea was entered and the next appearance is scheduled for May 17 at Cambridge Crown Court.

He was arrested on Thursday (April 13) after a post mortem examination concluded Dzilva, of Oakroyd Crescent in Wisbech, died of trauma to the abdomen.

Officers were called by the ambulance service on Wednesday, April 5, with reports of the death in Orange Grove, Wisbech.

Detective Chief Inspector Jo Walker, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit, said: “I would like to directly appeal to anyone who knew Dzilva or Bauzys to contact us, either by calling 101 or if you would prefer to remain anonymous, you can contact Crimestoppers.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Major Crime Unit on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or via their online reporting system at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.