Alex Ophel found mentally impaired in ANU attempted murder trial

By Alexandra Back
Updated March 27 2019 - 4:39pm, first published 12:09pm

Alex Ophel, the former ANU student accused of trying to murder his tutor and classmates with a baseball bat, was found not guilty by reason of mental impairment on Wednesday, days after a judge issued a stinging criticism of the Crown case against him.

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