Page last updated at 07:42 GMT, Friday, 18 September 2009 08:42 UK

Two charged over Houston killing

Paul Houston
Paul Houston was found dead in the Algarve region of Portugal

Two men have appeared in court in Portugal charged in connection with the death of a Londonderry businessman in the Algarve earlier this month.

The men, who are aged 19 and 26 and from Brazil, were charged with homicide and robbery.

The 26-year-old was remanded in custody while the 19-year-old was placed under partial house arrest.

Paul Houston, 51, died after being attacked in Alvor while walking back to his accommodation on 6 September.

Mr Houston was originally from Donegal and ran a shoe business in Derry.

The father-of-four was in the Algarve with his wife and six other couples on a golfing trip.



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