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Joe Miceli's killer sentenced

Posted on Fri, 14 February 2014 by Phil Mussell - General News, Coin News

The man who killed Joe Miceli at his home in Northampton last year has been found guilty of his murder. Mark Ellson repeatedly hit he coin and medal dealer over the head with a mallet. Although he initially claimed he knew nothing of the death, He later admitted killing Joe but claimed it was accidental and in fact should be found guilty of manslaughter.

The jury didn't agree, found him guilty of murder, and he has been sentenced to a minimum of 24 years in prison