Married Dorset police officer cleared of lover’s murder but faces jail for manslaughter
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A police officer accused of strangling his lover after she revealed their affair to his wife has been cleared of murder.
Timothy Brehmer killed mother-of-two Claire Parry, 41, in a pub car park on May 9.
Brehmer, a Dorset Police constable, admitted the manslaughter of the married nurse with whom he had been having an affair for more than 10 years.
He said her death, which occurred during a “kerfuffle” in his car, was an accident.