Barnstaple builder is found guilty of double murder

Jury delivers guilty verdict after 13 day trial

BARNSTAPLE builder Neil Langmead has been found guilty of murdering his estranged wife and her best friend.

The a jury at Exeter Crown Court announced its verdict this afternoon (Thursday,) finding Langmead, 41, guilty of killing Debbie Langmead and Donna St John, both 35, in Fortmead Close, Barnstaple, in August 2010.

The victims, both mothers of two, were found stabbed to death in the burning house, the court heard.

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