Jurors in the trial of a homeless drifter accused of the murders of a vicar in South Gloucestershire and a retired teacher in Worcestershire will resume their deliberations this morning.
Stephen Farrow admits the manslaughter of Rev John Suddards but denies murdering the clergyman between February 12 and 15 this year on the grounds of diminished responsibility.
His also denies the murder of Betty Yates between January 1 and 5 this year. Both victims were found stabbed in their homes.
Court hears how a homeless drifter accused of killing a vicar in south Gloucestershire shot dead a swan with an air gun
Images of a killer filmed on CCTV moments after he stabbed a vicar to death in South Gloucestershire were shown to a jury today.
A parishioner and two workmen have told a jury of their shock at discovering the body of a vicar in south Gloucestershire.