Body modifier to stand trial over snowflake implant death

He faces manslaughter and mutilation charges over implant and branding allegations
Australian Associated Press
Brendan Russell
Brendan Russell. Photo: Instagram/bslicedotcom

A NSW body modifier will stand trial accused of causing a woman’s death by implanting a plastic snowflake under her right hand.

Brendan Leigh Russell, 38, has formally pleaded not guilty to manslaughter, female genital mutilation and causing grievous bodily harm at Gosford District Court on Friday.