QC opens case against Steve Wright

PETER Wright QC opened the prosecution's case at 11.38am.A new jury was sworn it at 11.35am after the previous jury was discharged when one of the jurors reported ill.

PETER Wright QC opened the prosecution's case at 11.38am.

A new jury was sworn it at 11.35am after the previous jury was discharged when one of the jurors reported ill.

Mr Wright was speaking at the start of a trial expected to last at least six weeks and told jurors: “We say at the end of the trial you will be satisfied that he (Steve Wright) was indeed responsible for the murder of each of these five women.”