all credits: London24
published: 8 June, 2015
Former police marksman Anthony Long arrived at court this morning to face trial for the murder of robbery suspect Azelle Rodney.
Long, an ex-specialist firearms officer with the Met police, denies killing Mr Rodney in April 2005. Mr Rodney, 24, died after officers stopped the car he was travelling in with two other men in Edgware, north London.
Mr Justice Sweeney released Mr Long on unconditional bail to today’s trial before Mr Justice Sweeney at the Old Bailey.