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RECAP: Day 3 of the Reece Tansey murder trial

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RECAP: Day 3 of the Reece Tansey murder trial

By Lyell Tweed

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    Reece Tansey, aged 15, died from multiple stab wounds following an altercation in Walker Avenue, Great Lever in the early hours of May 4.
  • Reece, a pupil at Harper Green School, was rushed to Salford Royal Infirmaryl but doctors were unable to save him.
  • Two boys, now both aged 15 and cannot be named for legal reasons, deny murdering him and are on trial at Manchester Crown Court.
  • Boy A admits stabbing Reece but denies he intended to kill or seriously injure him. Boy B claims he did not know his friend had a knife.