Murder Conviction – 42 years after the crime

42 years on from committing the crime, John Paul walked into Hammersmith Police Station to confess to murdering Anthony Bird in 1980.

He was sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum term of 19 years.

Luke Ponte (led by John Price KC) acted on behalf of the Crown Prosecution Service. You can read further on the case here.

10th November 2022