Jury sworn in for Limerick murder trial

David Hurley

Reporter:

David Hurley

A JURY has been sworn in for the trial of a St Mary’s Park man who is accused of murdering another man in the city more than three years ago.

A JURY has been sworn in for the trial of a St Mary’s Park man who is accused of murdering another man in the city more than three years ago.

Greg Crawford, 23, of St Munchin’s Street, St Mary’s Park is accused of shooting 25-year-old Gareth Grant at St Ita’s Street, St Mary’s Park on OCtober 8, 2007.

Over 100 witnesses are listed to give evidence in the trial, which is being heard at the Central Criminal Court sitting at the County Courthouse, Merchant’s Quay.

The jury of seven men and five women has been told the trial could last up to four weeks.