MURDER TRIAL: Accused ‘stabbed dad in self-defence’

Daniel Baker. Submitted picture.

Daniel Baker. Submitted picture.

The man accused of murdering a Derbyshire dad stabbed him in self-defence, a court heard today.

Leon Lockhart, 32, told Nottingham Crown Court he never wanted to hurt Daniel Baker or see him dead.

Mr Baker died from a 15cm-deep stab wound to his heart in South Normanton last summer.

 

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