Knife was found embedded in retired teacher's neck

Betty Yates the ex teacher was found stabbed with a knife stil in her neck Credit: ITV

Betty Yates the retired teacher was found two days after her murder lying in her hallway with her head resting on a cushion.

The court heard she was found with a knife still embedded in her head after being stabbed four times and beaten with a walking stick.

A swab taken from the scene represented a "one-in-a-billion match" as a mixture of DNA belonging to the Yates and Farrow, the court heard

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