Jo Cox killed in ‘brutal, cowardly’ and politically motivated murder, trial hears


Prosecution states Thomas Mair shot Labour MP 3 times and stabbed her consistently in an afraid, pre-planned attack

The Labour MP Jo Cox was consistently shot and stabbed in a ruthless, politically determined and afraid murder, the trial of the guy implicated of the killing was informed on Monday.

Thomas Mair said the words Britain initially and keep Britain independent as he performed the attack, Richard Whittam QC, prosecuting, informed the Old Bailey.

The killer struck as Cox set about her organisation in her Yorkshire constituency throughout the European referendum project, where she had actually supported the project to stay in the EU.

Her last minutes in an attack explained by the prosecution as vibrant, stunning and fast-moving were caught by closed circuit tv video cameras. It was an afraid attack by a guy equipped with a knife and a gun, Whittam informed the jury. It was a premeditated murder for an ideological and/or political cause.

Mair is accuseded of Coxs murder on 16 June, ownership of a gun with intent to dedicate an offense, ownership of a dagger and severe physical damage to a 2nd victim, the passerby Bernard Carter Kenny. When he appeared at the Old Bailey last month, #peeee

The 53-year-old jobless garden enthusiast decreased to go into a plea. As a repercussion, innocent pleas to all 4 charges were entered upon his behalf.