Bus conductor murder trial

Two women tortured a pensioner and then left him to die, a court has heard.

Kelly Louise Barnes, 32, and Jodie Barnes, 31, are accused of targeting retired bus conductor Barry Reeve, believing he had a secret stash of money.

They deny murder.

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Women guilty of murder

Barry Reeve Credit: Norfolk Police

Two lovers have been convicted of murder after torturing and killing a pensioner and then returning to the scene of the crime to empty his freezer.

Retired bus conductor Barry Reeve, 67, was found brutally murdered in his home in Norwich, Norfolk, in February last year.

Kelly Barnes Credit: Norfolk Police

Drug addicts Kelly Barnes, 32, and Jodie Barnes, 31, of Bixley Close, Norwich, who were in a civil partnership, had both denied murder, blaming one another for the killing.

Jodie Barnes Credit: Norfolk Police

A jury of eight women and four men found them guilty after five hours of deliberation

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