Jury to deliberate Hereford man's role in ditch murders

The jury in the trial of two men accused of helping serial killer Joanna Dennehy is expected to begin its deliberations today. One of the men, Gary Stretch - whose real name is Gary Richards - is from Hereford.

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Jury sent home for another night in ditch deaths trial

Joanna Dennehy.
Joanna Dennehy. Credit: Joanna Dennehy.

The jury has been sent home for another night in the trial of two men accused of helping serial killer Joanna Dennehy.

Deliberations will now go into a third day at Cambridge Crown Court.

Gary Stretch, 47, of Riseholme, Orton Goldhay Peterborough, denies three charges of preventing a lawful burial and two counts of attempted murder.

Leslie Layton, of Bilfield, Orton Goldhay, denies perverting the course of justice and two counts of preventing the lawful burial of two men.

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Jury sent home in ditch deaths trial

The jury has been sent home in the trial of two men accused of helping serial killer Joanna Dennehy.

It means deliberations at Cambridge Crown Court will go into a second day.

Gary Stretch, 47, of Riseholme, Orton Goldhay Peterborough, denies three charges of preventing a lawful burial and two counts of attempted murder.

Leslie Layton, of Bilfield, Orton Goldhay, denies perverting the course of justice and two counts of preventing the lawful burial of two men.

The bodies of Lukasz Slaboszewski, Kevin Lee, and John Chapman were found dumped in ditches in the Fens last year.

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Jury begins deliberations in trial of men accused of helping serial killer

Joanna Dennehy.

The jury in the trial of two men accused of helping serial killer Joanna Dennehy has begun its deliberations.

Gary Stretch and Leslie Layton deny all the charges against them and claim they were acting under duress.

The bodies of Dennehy's victims - Lukasz Slaboszewski, Kevin Lee, and John Chapman - were found dumped in ditches in the Fens last year.

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Deliberations expected in Dennehy duo's trial

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy.

The jury in the trial of two men accused of helping serial killer Joanna Dennehy is expected to begin its deliberations today.

Gary Stretch, whose real name is Gary Richards, and Leslie Layton deny all the charges against them and claim they were acting under duress.

The bodies of Dennehy's victims - Lukasz Slaboszewski, Kevin Lee, and John Chapman - were found dumped in ditches in the Fens last year.