Shandee Blackburn's alleged killer to face court next year

THE man accused of murdering Mackay's Shandee Blackburn, John Peros, has had his committal hearing date set for February 15, 2016.  

The committal will take place at the Mackay Magistrates Court and 22 witnesses will be called.  

Peros will be present at the hearing.   


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