Man in court charged with Melbourne murder

A 45-year-old man will remain behind bars after being charged with murder and appearing in a Melbourne court.

Kon Jovanovski is accused of murdering a 60-year-old man at a Brooklyn home in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Jovanovski, of no fixed address, was arrested in Seddon on Wednesday afternoon, just 4.5km away from where the body was found.

The court was told Jovanovski is diagnosed with schizophrenia but does not have medication and he made no application for bail.

He will next appear in court on July 4.

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