Devastated widow feels 'defiled' as burglars knock ashes of late husband over the floor
A widow has been left devastated after burglars ransacked her Derbyshire home and left her late husband's ashes scattered across the carpet.
Raiders searched the victim's home, pulling out drawers and stealing up to £10,000 of jewellery including a bracelet the man bought for his wife for her 21st birthday more than 50 years ago.
During the burglary they managed to knock over a pot containing her husband's ashes, leaving them strewn across the carpet in the room they were kept. The victim said she was left so traumatised by what she came across that she too upset to collect the ashes and... read more
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