Trial of senior police officer accused of murdering his wife

Darren McKie, 43, denies murdering his wife Leanne McKie, 39, a detective constable, whose body was found in Poynton Lake in Cheshire in September last year.

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Police inspector to be sentenced for murdering his wife

Darren McKie killed fellow police officer Leanne in a row over debt.

A Police Inspector found guilty of murdering his wife will be sentenced later.

43 year old Darren McKie strangled his wife Leanne, who was also a detective with the Greater Manchester Force, last September.

A court heard how the couple had been arguing over their mounting debts.

Leanne's body was later found in a lake in Poynton.

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