Troy Jason Ruttley takes standing in NSW Supreme Court trial, denies murdering Johann Morgan in Tamworth in 2015

Breanna Chillingworth
Updated July 10 2017 - 6:10pm, first published 6:00pm
Allegedly murdered: Johann Morgan. Photo: Supplied
Allegedly murdered: Johann Morgan. Photo: Supplied

THE man accused of murdering Tamworth mother-of-eight Johann Morgan has told a jury he didn’t hurt or kill her, but was “scared” when he initially told police he didn’t have a fight with her.

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Breanna Chillingworth

Breanna Chillingworth

Deputy Editor and Court Reporter

Northern Daily Leader Senior Crime and Court Reporter

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