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Man Jailed For The Rest Of His Life For Murdering His Wife By Setting Fire To Her In Car

An 80-year-old man has been jailed for the rest of his life for murdering his elderly wife by setting fire to her in their car.

David Clarke had previously pleaded guilty to 77-year-old Helen Clarke’s murder.

Mrs Clarke, his wife of 50 years, was killed in Swansea on 22 September last year.

She was taken to hospital but died two days later. Her family have been receiving support from specialist officers.

South Wales Police officers were called to Sketty Lane by firefighters responding to a black Honda Jazz car which was on fire.

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