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Northern Ireland window cleaner pleads guilty to murdering Mark Lamont

A Northern Ireland window cleaner has pleaded guilty to murdering a man 15 months ago.

Richard Hugh Jack Dalzell (37), of Whinpark, Newtownards, was due to go on trial today accused of murdering Mark Anthony Lamont in Coleraine on October 11, 2016.

But on application of his senior counsel, Dalzell was re-arrainged on the murder charge and he pleaded guilty.

Mr Justice Colton said he would imposed a life sentence and set a tariff hearing for next month.

Dalzell was remanded back into custody and relatives of his victim openly wept as they left court.

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