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Man charged with Rochester death appears in court

A Westmere man charged with the death of a woman at a music festival in Rochester on January 26 appeared in court today.

January 31, 2014 11:30am

A Westmere man charged with the death of a woman at a music festival in Rochester on January 26 has appeared in court today.

John Alexander Forbes, 24, appeared in Bendigo Magistrates Court this morning.

Forbes is charged with culpable driving, dangerous driving causing death, driving whilst under the influence of alcohol and failing to stop and render assistance at a scene.

Magistrate Bruce Cottrill extended bail for Forbes during the filing hearing.

The case has been adjourned to June 11 for a committal mention.

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