Man charged with Debbie Levey’s murder appears in court

Phillip Brown PICTURE BY EDDIE MITCHELL
Phillip Brown PICTURE BY EDDIE MITCHELL

A SELSEY man charged with murder appeared in court today.

Phillip Brown, 46, a driver, of Latham Road, appeared in connection with the death of Debbie Levey, 44, who died at her home in East Ashling in January.

Brown appeared in custody at Lewes Crown Court today (August 16).

He was also charged with the attempted rape of a 30-year-old woman in West Sussex during March 2001.

The court remanded him in custody for trial on the murder charge, due to start at Lewes Crown Court on November 25.

The court has not yet set a date for his trial on the attempted rape charge.

Debbie Levey’s body was found at her home on January 28.

Brown was charged with murder in May this year and was charged with attempted rape in July.