5 Mar 2024

David Benbow sentenced to 17 years in jail for murder of friend

From Midday Report, 12:43 pm on 5 March 2024

A High Court judge has described the murder of Christchurch man Michael McGrath as an execution-style killing.

Justice Eaton made the remarks in sentencing David Benbow to a minimum of 17 years in jail for the murder of his long-time friend, Michael McGrath.

Reporter Rachel Graham spoke to Charlotte Cook.