EX-SOLDIER Matthew Cox has been found guilty of murdering Gold Coast nightclub singer Tony Williams.
27-year-old Cox admitted causing the New Zealand-born performer’s death, in 2011 – but pleaded not guilty to murder.
Cox posed as a postman to gain entry to Mr Williams’ unit before bashing him to death with a hammer, leaving blood smeared across the walls of the unit.
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But a Supreme Court jury in Brisbane took needed only about four hours of deliberation to find Cox guilty of the singer’s murder.
Cox has been sentenced to life behind bars