Saturday 24 March 2018

Joint Harte and McAreavey family statement: ‘There are no words to describe the desolation’

WITHIN an hour of the verdict in Courtroom Five of the Port Louis court, the stunned and shattered Harte and McAreavey families issued a brief statement:

‘’After waiting eighteen months in search of justice for Michaela and following the endurance of seven harrowing weeks of this trial, there are no words, which can describe the sense of devastation and desolation now felt by both families’’.

The families do not intend making any further comment until they return home to Ireland .

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