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Duo guilty of singer murder plot

Two men have been found guilty of conspiring to rob and murder the soul singer Joss Stone. Kevin Liverpool, 35, and Junior Bradshaw, 32, were arrested near her home in 2011.

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Two convicted harboured 'deep hatred' for Stone

The two men were convicted of hatching a plot to rob and kill Joss Stone. 32-year-old Junior Bradshaw and 35-year-old Kevin Liverpool harboured deep hatred for the soul singer.

Court drawing of Kevin Liverpool (left) and Junior Bradshaw in court Credit: PA Wire

The men from Longsight in Manchester denied charges of conspiracy to murder, the alternative charges of conspiracy to cause grievous bodily harm and conspiracy to rob.

The jury found Bradshaw and Liverpool guilty of conspiracy to murder and conspiracy to rob after a three-week trial at Exeter Crown Court.

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