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Man admits manslaughter of Darlington grandmother
11:20am Monday 21st October 2013 in News
A MAN has pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Darlington grandmother Sybil Sibthorpe.
Lee Grainger, 41, of St George's Hall, Elmfield, Darlington, had denied murdering the 80-year-old, who was found with head injuries in the garden of a property in Haughton Road, Darlington, in May.
However he pleaded guilty to manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility at Teesside Crown Court this morning.
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