Southend Standard

Recap as murder trial opens into death of Southend man Lee Chapman


Southend murder: Trial of four people opens after Lee Chapman's killing

By Ellis Whitehouse

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    The trial into the murder of Lee Chapman is opening at Basildon Crown Court today.
  • Four people, including two teenagers, have denied murdering the 26-year-old in Cromer Road, Southend on March 6 this year.
  • Mr Chapman died in hospital after suffering stab wounds.