‘Obsessed’ Linda McCartney factory worker, 43, ‘paid hitman £20,000 to murder her married lover when he dumped her after fling’
- Helen Hewlett allegedly stalked Paul Belton for two years after their fling ended
- The pair, both married with children, had their fling at the factory they worked at
- The defendant denies stalking Mr Belton and soliciting his murder last year
An ‘obsessed’ factory worker paid £20,000 to hire a hitman after she was spurned by a colleague she had a brief fling with, a court heard yesterday.
Helen Hewlett, 43, allegedly stalked Paul Belton, 50, for more than two years before making false claims of sexual harassment and eventually turning to the dark web to hire a killer.
Her instruction on a site called Online Killers Market said…