Barker trial continues

May 3, 2023 8:36 pm in by

launceston supreme court

The ex-wife of an allegedly murdered man has taken the stand at her parents’ trial in Launceston. 

Cedric Harper Jordan and Noelene June Jordan have pleaded not guilty to gunning down their former son-in-law Shane Barker at his Campbell Town home in 2009.

The Crown alleges they wanted him out of their daughter’s life.

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The Jordan’s daughter Rachel Bowden, who’s not accused of any wrongdoing, has testified police were called in to investigate potential child abuse by the deceased, but no charges were ever laid.