Liam Hunt's Killers Are Convicted

30 April 2018, 19:10

Kane Allaban-Hamilton Lee Warren and Aaron Joseph

An 18 year-old man's been found guilty of the murder of Northampton teenager Liam Hunt.

Jurors in the 13-week trial at Northampton Crown Court also found three other young men guilty of manslaughter.

Kane Allaban-Hamilton, 18, of Camp Hill, Northampton, was found guilty of murder.

Lee Warren,  18, of Queens Park, Northampton, Aaron Joseph, aged 21, of Waltham Forest and a 17 year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were found guilty of manslaughter.

James Dodd, 19, from West Hunsburym was found not guilty of all charges.

Those convicted today, are to be sentenced.

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An 18 year-old man from Northampton has been found guilty of the murder of Northampton teenager Liam Hunt.

Jurors in the 13 week trial at Northampton Crown Court also found three other young men guilty of manslaughter.

Kane Allaban-Hamilton, 18, of Camp Hill, Northampton, was found guilty of murder.

Lee Warren, aged 18, of Queens Park, Northampton, Aaron Joseph, aged 21, of Waltham Forest, London and a 17 year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were found guilty of manslaughter.

James Dodd, 19, of Camp Hill, was found not guilty of all charges.

Liam suffered four stab wounds, including a fatal wound to his neck, during the attack in St George’s Street, Semilong, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.

Senior Investigation Officer Detective Inspector Phil Mills, who led the investigation, said:

"Liam was a young man, just 17 years-old, with his whole future ahead of him.

Not only did he lose his life in a senseless attack, his murder has caused pain and suffering to his family and friends from which they will never fully recover.”

Today (30th April), the jury at Northampton Crown Court was discharged while deliberating charges against two further defendants, Derice Wright, 18, of Abington, Northampton, and second 17 year-old youth.

Both will appear again before court on Friday, May 11.