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Christmas Day murder accused tells court he didn't intend to harm sister's partner

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Simon Birch, 39, died from a single slash wound to the left side of his neck. Adam Jenkins, 35, denies murder and is being tried by a jury at Newcastle Crown Court. Jenkins had been hosting a Christmas Day lunch with his partner Natalie Shaw, at their "large" home in Newbottle, Sunderland.
Published 2 months ago · County Durham, United Kingdom

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