Two former hotel workers cleared of murder of Michaela McAreavey

Two former hotel workers have been cleared of the murder of Michaela McAreavey in Mauritius.

Avinash Treebhoowoon and Sandip Moneea had both denied killing the 27 year old newlywed at the Legends Hotel last January.

The jury delivered unanimous verdicts after just two hours of deliberations.

Cormac McQuinn of the Irish Independent was in court, and he says the verdict comes as no surprise: