A murderer who bludgeoned a Fife mother to death with a claw hammer has been jailed for life.
A murderer is facing a life sentence after being convicted of bludgeoning a single mum to death with a claw hammer.
A murder suspect who has admitted battering a woman to death with a claw hammer and leaving her lying in a pool of her own blood said: “I’m no monster like folk make out”.
Images of the head injuries suffered by a victim have been shown to shocked jurors in a Fife murder trial.
A murder suspect said there was “blood everywhere” after he repeatedly bludgeoned a young mum on the head with a claw hammer, a jury heard yesterday.
‘When I hit her she was laughing’ says man accused of killing Fife woman Claire Turnbull with hammer
A murder suspect confessed to police about how he killed Fife woman Claire Turnbull with a hammer.
A mother wept in court as graphic images of her daughter lying in a pool of her own blood were shown to a jury on the first day of a murder trial on Wednesday.
A man accused of murdering a woman in a west Fife village is to return to prison after he was assessed at the state psychiatric hospital.
Two people have appeared at the High Court in Glasgow charged with the murder of a woman in a west Fife village last year.
Two people have been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with the murder of Claire Turnbull in Blairhall.