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Jury begin deliberations in trial of man accused of double murder

Mark Nash
Mark Nash

The jury in the trial at the Central Criminal Court have begun their deliberations in the trial of Mark Nash for double murder.

Mark Nash (42), who has last addresses at Prussia Street and Clonliffe Road in Dublin, has pleaded not guilty at the Central Criminal Court to the murder of Sylvia Shields (60) and Mary Callanan (61) between March 6 and March 7, 1997.

The trial has heard the two women were living in sheltered accommodation in a house attached to St Brendan’s Psychiatric Hospital in Grangegorman at the time.

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