Headshot of Daniel George Hong, accused of murdering Rockhampton couple Chantal Barnett and Robert Martinez.
Headshot of Daniel George Hong, accused of murdering Rockhampton couple Chantal Barnett and Robert Martinez. Facebook

July court date for men accused of murder

4pm: THE two men accused of murdering Chantal Barnett and Robert Martinez had their matter heard in Rockhampton Magistrates Court this afternoon.

The matter has been adjourned until July 20.

 

Wednesday: TWO men accused of murdering two Rockhampton people three years ago are scheduled to appear in court today.

Ian Robert Armstrong and Daniel George Hong are accused of murdering Robert Martinez and Chantal Barnett.

The pair first appeared in court charged with murder in February this year.

Ian Robert Armstrong, accused of murdering Rockhampton couple Chantal Barnett and Robert Martinez.
Ian Robert Armstrong, accused of murdering Rockhampton couple Chantal Barnett and Robert Martinez. Facebook

Robert's remains were located in October 2014.

Police say over 600 statements have been taken throughout the course of the investigation and over 3000 lines of inquiry have been followed.

The two men, aged 41 and 31, were arrested in Rockhampton.

Police say they had spoken to the pair previously as part of the investigation.


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