Richard Wright QC Prosecuting, Oliver Saxby QC Defending: The trial of Pawel Relowicz began today at Sheffield Crown Court. Mr Relowicz, a 26 year old Polish butcher, is charged with the rape and murder of a 21 year old student, Liberty Squire, in Hull in the early hours of 1st February 2019.
The Crown allege that having killed Ms Squire, Mr Relowicz dumped her body in the River Hull. Her body was found some weeks later in the Humber Estuary.
The trial is expected to last 3 weeks or so. Richard Wright QC is leading Richard Wolfall, instructed by the CPS. Oliver Saxby QC is leading Dale Brook, instructed by Emma Johnson at Williamsons Solicitors.
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