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RECAP: First week of murder trial over death of ‘vulnerable’ dad concludes


Day 5 live: Daniel Sharples’ trial over Michael Mairs murder

By Nathan Okell

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    - Daniel Sharples is standing trial accused of the murder of Michael Mairs
  • - Mr Mairs, 53 and of Church Street in Howley, was attacked in Warrington town centre last year
  • - The trial began on Monday and heard how Sharples, 38 and of Griesdale Avenue in Orford, launched a devastating attack on a highly vulnerable victim
  • - Since then, the court has been hearing evidence from witnesses, police officers and doctors
  • - Follow our blog for live updates from the Liverpool Crown Court as the first week of the trial ends