Jury sent home in Mansfield murder trial

Nottingham Crown COurt.
Nottingham Crown COurt.

The jury has been sent home for the day in the murder trial of Mansfield woman Michelle Swift.

They have spent more than five-and-a-half hours deliberating today, Wednesday 2nd July, at Nottingham Crown Court but are yet to reach a verdict.

They are due to continue at 10.30am tomorrow morning.

Michelle Swift (49) denies attacking her partner, Emiel Bklankert (48) at their Ladybrook Place flat in December.

Mr Blankert died from a perforated bowel days later in hospital.