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Edward Redman guilty of murdering Jay Whiston

17 year old Jay Whiston was stabbed in a row over a drink at Marlowe Way in Colchester in September 2012.

Edward Redman, 18, of Wayland Drive, Colchester had denied murder but has been found guilty at Chelmsford Crown Court.

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Youth who stabbed Jay Whiston will be sentenced next month

18 year old Edward Redman will be sentenced for the murder of 17 year old Jay Whiston on Thursday 1st May.

Jay was stabbed to death at a party on Colchester in 2012.

Jay Whiston Credit: Jay's family

Edward Redman was found guilty of murder after a three month trial at Chelmsford Crown Court.

Edward Redman Credit: Essex Police

His 51-year-old father, Gary Redman; his 20-year-old brother, John Redman; and his former girlfriend, 19-year-old Shannon Fenlon were all found guilty of conspiring to pervert the course of justice.

They were all remanded into court custody prior to their sentencing.

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