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Body cam shows killer James Burton on window ledge

Leicestershire Police have released body cam footage of a man hanging from a first floor window after he had earlier killed his former partner's boyfriend.

James Burton, 32, of Earl Shilton, stabbed 23-year-old man Matthew Dunn, 29 times at a house in Factory Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, in January.

He was found guilty of murder at Leicester Crown Court and will serve a minimum term of 30 years in prison.

The video shows Burton outside the window frame while officers try to stop him from jumping.

  • 01 Aug 2014