Eric McIsaac Sentenced To Life For Murder Of Brother Alex Fisher

Publish Date
Friday, 8 July 2016, 11:41AM

Eric McIsaac has been jailed for life for murdering his half-brother Alex Fisher.

The 26-year-old, who bludgeoned the 10-year-old to death with a wood splitter as he slept, must serve at least 14 years behind bars.

McIsaac was sentenced this morning in the High Court at Palmerston North.

For a full run down of the verdict and the events that happened, head to nzherald.co.nz.