Kiaran Stapleton
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Anuj Bidve killer Kiaran Stapleton guilty of murder

A man who shot Indian student Anuj Bidve in the head has been convicted of his murder at Manchester Crown Court.

Kiaran Stapleton, 21, who gave himself the nickname 'Psycho', denied murder but had admitted manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility.

He shot the 23-year-old student, who was doing postgraduate studies in micro-electronics at Lancaster University, in Salford on Boxing Day.

Ed Thomas reports.

  • 26 Jul 2012
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