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Brian Shivers not guilty of Massereene soldiers murders

A man originally convicted of the Real IRA murders of two soldiers in 2009 has been found not guilty in a retrial.

Brian Shivers, 47, had been jailed for killing sappers Mark Quinsey, 23, of Birmingham, and Patrick Azimkar, 21, of London, at Massereene barracks, Antrim.

Mr Shivers was also cleared of several other charges including six counts of attempted murder.

Chris Buckler reports.

  • 03 May 2013