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Man guilty of triple fire murder

A jealous alcoholic who torched his teenage girlfriend's home, burning a family of three to death, has been found guilty of triple murder.

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Jealous Mills sent text: 'I will burn your house down'

Carl Mills, 28, has been found guilty of three counts of murder. Credit: Wales News Service

Jealous alcoholic Carl Mills, 28, bombarded his partner with threatening texts and, convinced she was inside with another man, warned: "I will burn your house down."

Mills stood unemotional and apparently uninterested as the jury at Newport Crown Court delivered three unanimous guilty verdicts.

He then sat and listened to a family victim impact statement read out to the court by prosecutor Gregory Bull QC.

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