Prosecutor Orders Retrial for Killers of Texas Man in Greece



A public prosecutor on Monday ordered the retrial of seven men convicted of murder in the fatal beating of Texan tourist Bakari Henderson on Zakynthos island.

The six men who participated in the brutal attack death of the 22-year-old were jailed from five to 15 years last week after being found guilty of deadly assault.

A Greek man who was aquitted last week will also stand trial on murder charges along with the six jailed men, five Serbian nationals and a British man of Serbian origin.

Henderson, a student from Austin, Texas, was on vacation in the Laganas area of Zakynthos in July, 2017. The suspects assaulted the 22-year-old on the street following an argument in a bar.