Man denies murdering Lancaster dad-of-two

The trial of a man accused of murdering a 29-year-old man has started.

Monday, 2nd March 2020, 5:00 pm

Father-of-two Lee Farrington was found inside an address on Tarnsyke Road, Lancaster, with a serious stab wound to his leg on August 27 last year.

He died at the Royal Preston Hospital the next day.

Connor Reece, 24, of no fixed address, is accused of his murder.

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Lee Farrington CREDIT: Lancashire Police

Danielle McCreery, 27, of no fixed address, and Wayne McCreery, 46, from St Andrews Road, Stretford, Manchester, both deny perverting the course of justice.

Jurors have been sworn in to try them at Preston Crown Court.

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