Jamie Simmons

The Trail continues today, Kieron Nicholson, 29, of Vicarage Lane, East Farleigh, is on trial accused of murder of local man Jamie Simmons.

Mr Nicholson is reported to have stabbed Mr Simmons in the heart. The jury at Maidstone Crown Court heard yesturday how father of three Mr Simmons (29) died during an argument on May 4 at an address in Wells House, Cambridge Crescent, Shepway, Maidstone.

Mr Simmons was described as a “devoted dad” by friends and family.

The trial, expected to last four weeks.