April 2011, Elderly couple Guiseppe Massaro aged
80, and his wife Caterina, aged 77, were found dead at
their hom in Woden Road, Heath Town, Wolverhampton, by their
grand daughter Lindsey Booth.
The couple had
been attacked with a claw hammer and a knife.Mr Massaro was
stabbed in his head, neck and body, one of his wounds was
Mrs. Massaro bled to death after being stabbed in the neck.
their house had been ransacked and property, including two
flat-screen televisions, stolen. Their car had also been
January 2012, Polish immigrant Ireneusz Bartnowski
stands trial at Wolverhampton Crown Court, he denies murder.
February 2012,After the three-week trial, the jury of
six men and six women took just over six hours to find
Bartnowski guilty of the double murder.
jailed for life and told he must serve a minimum of 34