Natalie Preece
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Murdered Michael Emmett's 'heart of gold,' his partner says

A man who was fatally stabbed by a teenager he was trying to help had a "heart of gold", says his partner.

Father-of-three Michael Lee Emmett, 29, died after he and a friend were stabbed in Blackwood, Caerphilly county, in August.

A 16-year-old admitted his murder when he appeared at Cardiff Crown Court via video link on Wednesday.

The teenager cannot be named for legal reasons but will be sentenced at a later date.

Natalie Preece described what happened to Mr Emmett.

  • 17 Dec 2014