Four guilty in Polish murder trial

Two people have been found guilty of the murder of a Polish man in a Carlisle street.

A further two have been found guilty of perverting the course of justice.

32-year-old Piotr Kulinksi was stabbed seven times outside his home in Harraby last October.

The jury at Carlisle Crown Court returned a unanimous verdict of guilty on 30-year-old Piotr Zygner and Sylwester Kawalec who is 23.

30-year-old Artur Skoczen and Artur Woszczyna, who is 44, were found guilty on a charge of perverting the course of justice.

A fifth defendant, 26-year-old Paulina Mucha is also charged with murder and the jury is considering its verdict.

Sentencing on the four is not expected until Friday at the earliest.

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Polish murder case in Carlisle

Five people have been convicted over the murder of Polish man Piotr Kulinski, who was murdered in Carlisle.