Northants Copper Murdered Wife

29 January 2016, 16:15 | Updated: 29 January 2016, 16:24

Northants Police Officer Adrian Goldsmith has today, been found guilty of murdering his wife.

The 49 year-old, also known as Otis, denied killing Jill Goldsmith at their home on the grounds of Northamptonshire Police's headquarters, Wootton Hall Park, in March 2015.

The jury at Stafford Crown Court had heard three weeks of evidence and returned a guilty verdict on Friday.

Goldsmith was arrested on March 26 at the property in Wootton Hall Park, Northampton, following the discovery of his 49 year-old wife's body.

A post mortem concluded Mrs Goldsmith died of a head injury.

Jill Goldsmith

Mr Goldsmith, will be sentenced on Monday.