Big Issue seller guilty of murder

IPSWICH Big Issue vendor Paul Dwyer today begins a life sentence after being found guilty of the murder of a London drug pusher.A jury at Norwich Crown Court found the 31-year-old guilty of stabbing 19-year-old Peter Brown 18 times in the neck with a Bowie knife.

IPSWICH Big Issue vendor Paul Dwyer today begins a life sentence after being found guilty of the murder of a London drug pusher.

A jury at Norwich Crown Court found the 31-year-old guilty of stabbing 19-year-old Peter Brown 18 times in the neck with a Bowie knife.

The court heard how Dwyer, a heroin and crack addict, attacked Peter Brown, known locally as "Andy" with a knife after an argument over drugs.

The two fought on October 25 last year at the Henley Road home of Dwyer's girlfriend Tara Smith where the body was found.

Read the full storyin tomorrow's Evening Star.