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 DARRYN MADIGAN

 


Name:

Darryn Madigan

AKA:

 

D.O.B:

1978
Kill Total: 1

Kill date:

August 2016

Kill Place:

Kingsbury, London

Status:

Single

Occupation:

 
Victim: John Martin

D.O.B:

1975

 


 

Court:

Old Bailey
Case No:  

Judge:

Warwick McKinnon

Prosecution:

Oliver Glasgow QC

Defence:

 

 

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FACTFILE

 

Darryn Madigan and Irishman John Martin were neighbours, they had been feuding for weeks over parking spacers.

 

Sunday 7th August 2016, After a night out with his girlfriend, John Martin is heard by witnesses shouting up at the window of Madigan, at around 2:50am. He was heard to shout threats that he would kill him. Shortly afterwards Madigan came out with a 10-inch kitchen knife, a fight broke out between the two,  Madigan stabbed Martin through the chest, piercing his heart.

41-year-old John Martin was discovered lying on the ground with severe stab wounds, he was pronounced dead at the scene, in Kingsbury north west London. Many neighbours heard the shouting and had been woken up.,

 

Madigan was arrested at the scene around 3am. Madigan had blood  on his face, hands, head, arms and feet.

Madigan, when arrested claimed it was an accident.

 

Monday 30th January 2017, Trial starts at the old Bailey. Madigan denied murder, but pleaded guilty to manslaughter. The jury found him guilty of murder.

Tuesday 7th February 2017, Madigan sentenced to life in prison with a minimum term of sixteen years.

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