Addestratore di cavalli, 69, in tribunale per omicidio del marito, 72, trovato accoltellato in casa

A HORSE trainer today appeared in court charged with murdering her husband who was found knifed in the back at home.

Christine Rawle, 69, allegedly stabbed husband of 35 years Ian Rawle, 72, at their isolated bungalow in Knowle, North Devon.

Christine Rawle is accused of murdering her husband

Christine Rawle is accused of murdering her husbandCredito: Facebook

The hypnotist, who uses her skills on horses, appeared at Exeter Crown Court today.

She did not enter a plea due to the current barrister strike.

Rawle was remanded in custody ahead of a provision trial in February next year.

Police were scrambled to the home on August 21 following reports of a stabbing.

Ian was found suffering from a single stab wound to his back at around 2.35pm.

Tragically he couldn’t be saved and was declared dead around 45 minuti più tardi.

Neighbours told how Ian, who used to run the village shop, e il suo “horse whispererwife werequite reserved” ma “nice people”.

uno ha detto: “They both did their own thing. Chris was into a lot of things – she certainly offered her services as a hypnotist.

On her social media, Rawle described herself as aHypnotist, Trauma Recovery Guide, Horsewoman”.

Rawle was described as a 'horse whisperer'

Rawle was described as a ‘horse whispererCredito: Facebook
She is due to stand trial next February

She is due to stand trial next FebruaryCredito: Facebook
Ian was found dead at the couple's home in North Devon

Ian was found dead at the couple’s home in North DevonCredito: Apice