Missing Persons Squad detectives have charged a man with murder following the death of Chelsea Heights teenager Cayleb Hough.
The 17-year-old boy’s remains were located in a shallow mineshaft in the Lerderderg State Park in Bacchus on Thursday 10 March and a homicide investigation was launched.
A 28-year-old Kawarren man was arrested on Friday and charged with one count of murder yesterday.
He was remanded in custody overnight and faced Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today.
The man has been remanded in custody to re-appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 2 June 2016.