Letchworth man accused of murdering 85-year-old Nicolas Daher remanded in custody to appear at Luton Crown Court tomorrow

The murder scene in Letchworth's Whitethorn Lane.

The murder scene in Letchworth's Whitethorn Lane. - Credit: Archant

A Letchworth man charged with the murder of an 85-year-old pensioner has been remanded in custody to appear at Luton Crown Court tomorrow.

Police and ambulance crews at Whitethorn Lane in Letchworth at about 3.30pm on the day of the crime.

Police and ambulance crews at Whitethorn Lane in Letchworth at about 3.30pm on the day of the crime.

Sami Ozone, 60, of Whitethorn Lane, is accused of murdering Nicolas Daher in a domestic incident at a house in the street on Wednesday.

He appeared at Hatfield Remand Court yesterday.

Mr Daher’s family said yesterday in a statement: “None of us can believe the shocking and tragic way in which someone so close has been taken away from us.

“Please respect our privacy at this extremely difficult time.”

The murder scene in Letchworth's Whitethorn Lane.

The murder scene in Letchworth's Whitethorn Lane. - Credit: Archant


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The incident has shaken neighbours in the quiet road, with one mother telling the Comet of her disbelief that ‘something like this has happened on our doorstep’.

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