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Irishman faces up to 20 years in jail after being found guilty of murdering Spaniard in stabbing frenzy

Tom Worden

Published 30/11/2012 | 20:45

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IRISHMAN Keith Burke was today found guilty of murdering ferry worker Abraham Baez in Tenerife.

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Burke, 21, will be sentenced to between 15 and 20 years in prison after a jury unanimously convicted him of murdering the 24-year-old in a stabbing frenzy.



His girlfriend Sara Stuart was found guilty of wounding Mr Baez's girlfriend Laura Negrin.



But she was cleared of the more serious charge of wounding Laura with a rock and is expected to receive a suspended jail sentence.

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