Former March man Gary Stretch found guilty of attempted murder and other charges: jury still considering other charges

14:36 10 February 2014

Gary Stretch

Gary Stretch

Archant

Former March man Gary Richard (known locally as Gary Stretch) has been found guilty of one count of attempted murder.

He has also been found guilty of three counts of preventing the unlawful burial of the victims of serial killer Joanna Dennehy.

His accomplice Leslie Layton has been convicted of similar offences.

Layton, 36, was also found guilty of perverting the course of justice.

The jury, at Cambridge Crown Court, has been sent back to continue deliberations on other charges.

More to come.

0 comments

More news stories

14:54
Pride in our Carers Cambridgeshire - winners 2016

Carers could be in the running for a prestigious award with an event that last year saw a Wisbech teenager win the title.

13:04
Founder of Student Motorsport, John Paul Latham, and Theo Paphitis at the Small Business Sunday annual awards. PHOTO: John Paul Latham

A motorsport lecturer at the College of West Anglia has received a big boost after his business was recognised by star of the BBC’s Dragon’s Den, Theo Paphitis.

Yesterday, 15:19
The disused paddock at Wheatley Bank, Walsoken, that has been rejected by West Norfolk Council for a travellers' site. PHOTO: Submitted

A bid to turn a paddock at Walsoken into a travellers’ camp with 12 mobile homes and 12 caravans has been rejected after a nine month campaign – that included 47 letters of objection - to halt it.

12:35
Harrison and Murray and Nottingham Building Society raise funds in memory of Mikayla Clark.  Left to right: Neil and Alyson Clark look on as Sophie Baxter from EACH receives the cheque from Tracey Palmer, Nicola Roberts and Carrie-Anne Johnson. PHOTO: Harrison Murray

Staff at an estate agency and a building society teamed up to raise money for a four year old girl who died last year from a rare brain tumour.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter