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Jury begins deliberating in trial of Waterford man charged with 2012 murder of Martin Brophy

Jury begins deliberating in trial of Waterford man charged with 2012 murder of Martin Brophy

The jury has begun deliberating in the trial of a Waterford man charged with the 2012 murder of Martin Brophy.

William Moran (20) of Connolly Place, Waterford City is charged with murdering Martin Brophy (22) at the old Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) building between May 19 and May 21 2012.

Mr Moran has pleaded not guilty to the charge and is currently on trial at the Central Criminal Court in Dublin.

The jury of seven men and three women, who have been asked to return a unanimous verdict, spent 58 minutes deliberating today.
 
Mr Justice Patrick McCarthy asked that they return to continue their deliberations on Wednesday (March 18th).