POLICE have released CCTV footage of a car believed to be carrying Jonty Hall’s body to be dumped.
The CCTV extract shows a red MG ZT+ identical to that owned by murderer Nicholas Rought pass Quarry service station heading south on the A182 Newbottle Street.
The vehicles boot appears to be open by approximately 10-20cm. The camera time is SLOW by 9 Min 13 Sec.
This clip was shown to the jury as part of the CCTV evidence on Monday 24 March 2014, and was not disputed by any party as being Rought’s vehicle en route to dispose of the body of John Hall.
His battered remains were found by a dog walker in West Rainton.
Rought was today given a life sentence for the murder, with a minimum term of 19 years.