Trial of man accused of murder and attempted murder

Preston Crown Court
Preston Crown Court

A Morecambe man is due to stand trial accused of murder and attempted murder.

The trial of Gareth Luke Mason, 26, of Westminster Road, is due to start at Preston Crown Court today, January 6.

He is charged with stabbing bus driver Adam Stirrup, 28, in the early hours of Sunday, August 4, 2012. at Stud Farm Holiday Park in Heysham.

Mr Stirrup later died in hospital of his injuries.

Adam Stirrup’s partner, Katrina Rudrum, 26, was also stabbed but survived.