Lancashire Telegraph

As it happened: Aya Hachem murder trial is opened at Preston Crown Court


Updates as prosecution open case in Aya Hachem murder trial

By Sophie-May Clarke

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    - This morning, the prosecution in the Aya Hachem murder trial are expected to open their case.
  • - On Tuesday, 14 jurors were selected from a pool of people for the trial, which involves eight defendants.
  • - All eight of those defendants have pleaded not guilty to two counts they are charged with – the murder of Aya Hachem and the attempted murder of a second man, Pacha Khan.