Murder trial starts

Staff reportersBroome Advertiser
Les McLarty, 21, pleaded not guilty to murder.
Camera IconLes McLarty, 21, pleaded not guilty to murder. Credit: iStockphoto

The trial into the death of a woman whose body was found in a Broome carpark last year began today.

Les McLarty, 21, pleaded not guilty to murder after the 23-year-old Port Hedland woman’s body was discovered in the Paspaley Plaza carpark in Chinatown at 8.50am on March 19 last year.

The trial is expected to last seven days.

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