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Neil Roberts murder: Jurors sworn in at Douglas courthouse

Neil Edward Roberts from Ballabeg Image copyright IOM constabulary
Image caption Mr Roberts was found dead on 1 December 2013 in Castletown

A jury has been sworn in for the trial of a man accused of a 2013 murder in Castletown.

Neil Roberts from Ballabeg was found dead at an address on Queen's Street on 1 December 2013.

Ian Anderson, 45 and of Queen Street, Castletown pleaded not guilty to murder in April 2014.

Deemster Alistair Montgomerie swore in a jury of seven women and five men ahead of the trial which is expected to last four weeks at Douglas courthouse.

Mr Anderson was remanded in custody with the trial to begin on Tuesday.