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Live updates from court as witnesses in murder trial are questioned


Grant Byrom murder trial: Live updates from court

By Tom Dalby

Last updated:

    • Grant Byrom, 30, was stabbed in the heart in Colchester on Boxing Day, 1998
  • • No arrests were made until June last year, when Michael Donnelly, 73, handed himself in at Colchester Police Station
  • • He was later charged with murder, a charge he denies
  • • A trial, held at Chelmsford Crown Court, is entering its second day