Oliver Saxby QC commences Old Bailey Murder Trial

January 12, 2017

The trial of a young man accused of the murder of a friend began on Monday of this week. Oliver Saxby QC is for the defence, leading Sara Haroon of Bond Joseph Solicitors. The incident occurred outside a party in East London and was at least in part captured on CCTV. The defendant is alleged to have stabbed the victim twice to the chest, causing fatal injuries. It is his case that he was acting in self-defence. The trial is expected to conclude some time in the week of 23rd January.