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Catherine Wells-Burr 'already dead' before car was set alight

Catherine Wells-Burr is alleged to have been murdered by her boyfriend and two accomplices Credit: ITV Westcountry

A Somerset woman allegedly murdered by her boyfriend and two accomplices was already dead when her car was set alight, a court's heard.

Catherine Wells-Burr's body was found in her burnt-out car near Ilminster last September.

Prosecutors say her boyfriend Rafal Nowak hatched a plot with his jealous former partner and her uncle to kill Catherine for her six figure life insurance policy.

The trial continues.

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