The inquest into the death of Polish farm worker Danuta Domagalska has recorded a verdict of 'unlawful killing'.
Her strangled body was found in woods in County Durham last August. Her brother Piotr Lawniczak was found hanged days later. The inquest recorded a verdict of suicide.
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