Murder accused Benjamin John Black reappears in Port Macquarie court

A man accused of murder has reappeared in Port Macquarie Local Court.

Benjamin John Black, 32, of Oceanview Terrace, Port Macquarie appeared before Magistrate J Price on Thursday September 6.

Black is accused of murdering Jacob John King at Port Macquarie on May 4, 2018.

The incident allegedly occurred at a premises in the vicinity of Rushcutter Way and Beacon Court.

King, 30, was located by emergency services personnel in a serious condition with critical stab wounds to his body. 

The matter was adjourned to the same court on November 8,2018.

Bail was formerly refused and Black remains in custody.