A man from Brierley Hill in the Black Country has been convicted of killing his girlfriend. Luke Walker was originally charged with murder, it has now been downgraded to grievous bodily harm (GBH) leading to death. He will be sentenced shortly.
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Occasional rain interspersed with drier periods. Rather warm.
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