Leicester Crown Court heard how Fiaz Ahmed Ansari, the father of a 15 year old girl and a 9 year old boy, died in an explosion at a takeaway he worked in, had told his wife the business would have to close just a few months before the blast. He had debts running into thousands of pounds.
The jury was told that witnesses, who were close to the scene, thought a bomb had exploded and felt lucky to be alive. A man and a woman have appeared in court charged with manslaughter and arson.
The latest in the trial of two people following an explosion in a kebab shop in Leicester which left one man dead.
A court has heard how two men and a woman plotted together to set fire to a kebab shop in Leicester, a bid to falsely claim insurance.