John McAreavey breaks down in tears while giving evidence in Mauritius

John McAreavey has broken down in tears while giving evidence in the trial of two men accused of killing his wife in Mauritius.

30 year old Avinash Treebhoowoon and 42 year old Sandip Moneea deny murdering the 27 year old in her hotel room, during the couple's honeymoon in January of last year.

It's Mr McAreavey's first time at the trial - as witnesses aren't allowed to attend proceedings until they're called.

Stewart MacLean is covering the trial for the Irish Daily Mirror - he says John McAreavey has outlined what happened after Michaela's body was found and he was driven away in a jeep with 4 police officers: