Not guilty plea to murder charge

A George Town woman has pleaded not guilty to murdering her boyfriend at the weekend.

Dimity Nancy Brown, 20, appeared in the Launceston Magistrates Court yesterday after she was arrested on Saturday.

Police charged Ms Brown over the death of Aidan Andrew Dawson, 21, who died after allegedly receiving several stab wounds early Saturday in his George Town home.

Ms Brown was remanded in custody to appear in the Launceston Supreme Court on March 4.