Ronnie Coulter GUILTY of killing waiter Surjit Singh Chhokar in 1998
RONNIE Coulter has been found guilty of the murder of restaurant worker Surjit Singh Chhokar in 1998.
The 48-year-old, from Wishaw , was given the verdict following a four week trial at the High Court in Glasgow - bringing an end to 18 years of justice.
Coulter denied killing Chhokar, 32, in Garrion Street, Overtown, North Lanarkshire on November 4, 1998 by stabbing him.
The jury heard that Chhokar was stabbed three times - the fatal wound went straight through his heart - and he died of massive blood loss.
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