Man charged with murder appears at Bendigo Magistrates' Court

A Strathfieldsaye man has today faced the Bendigo Magistrates’ Court, charged with one count of murder.

Jarrod Frank, 40, appeared via video link and was further remanded to a committal mention on May 16.

Frank is charged with the stabbing murder of a 49-year-old Bendigo man, who was found with life-threatening injuries in King Street shortly after midday on January 3.

The man later died in hospital.

Frank was silent throughout the court matter.

Magistrate Michael King said Frank required an urgent medical review.

He otherwise made note of a list of custody management issues, which were not read out in open court.

No further applications were made.

Frank was supported in court by a family member.