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Woman denies killing husband

Published 15/06/2010 | 05:00

A WOMAN will be tried later this week after pleading not guilty to the murder of her husband, who disappeared from their home more than 23 years ago.

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Vera McGrath (60) appeared before the Central Criminal Court in Dublin yesterday, together with co-accused Colin Pender, who also pleaded not guilty to the charge of murder.

They are charged with killing father-of-four Bernard 'Brian' McGrath at Lower Coole, Coole, Co Westmeath, on a date between March 10 and April 18, 1987.

The trial is due to begin on Friday.

Irish Independent

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