Milly jurors visit crime street

Milly jurors visit crime street

Jurors in the Milly Dowler trial in Britain were today visiting the street where she vanished “in the blink of an eye”.

The seven men and five women, trial judge Mr Justice Wilkie and lawyers will travel to Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, on a coach from the Old Bailey.

Accused Levi Bellfield will be brought to the area separately and is expected to view the area after the jury has finished.

The jurors will see the station where Milly, 13, started her walk home before disappearing nine years ago in Station Avenue, near to where Bellfield lived in Collingwood Place.

They are also visiting nearby Upper Halliford Road, Shepperton, where the day before another schoolgirl, Rachel Cowles, 11, was offered a lift by a stranger in a red car.

Bellfield, 42, a former wheelclamper and club bouncer, denies abducting and murdering Milly and attempting to abduct Rachel.

He was convicted in 2008 of murdering Marsha McDonnell, 19, Amelie Delagrange, 22, and attempting to murder Kate Sheedy, 18.

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