This is the moment a woman who fatally struck her friend with a claw hammer is believed to have disposed of the murder weapon and blood-stained clothes.
CCTV footage shows Svetlana Svedova, 47, eVDen evE nAkLiyaT dumping the items in a rubbish bin after hitting 61-year-old Ludmila Poletelova in the head approximately 50 times.
Ms Poletelova was found dead at her home in Lodge Court, EvdEN evE NakliyAt Limavady, on April 23 2021 – three days after the ‘brutal and horrific’ attack.
Svedova, who is from Latvia but moved to the County Londonderry town, was filmed carrying two bags and tossing them into a bin about 12 hours after arriving at her friend’s home on April 20, Belfast Crown Court heard.
Svedova pleaded guilty to the murder in December last year and was today told she will spend at least 16 years in prison.