The court hearing the case against the two men charged with the killing of Robert McCartney heard from a witness who stated that nine men who “seemed to have weapons” followed Robert McCartney into the street before he was stabbed. The Crown lawyer Gordon Kerr, QC successfully appealed for the details of the statements to remain undisclosed.
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