22 Jun, 2010 @ 18:09
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Man arrested in Spain after death of British mother

A MAN has been arrested on the Costa del Sol in connection with the murder of a woman in Surrey.

Spanish police apprehended David Baxendale, 39, in Fuengirola after Surrey police issued an appeal for information regarding the death of Sarah Thomas.

A post-mortem enquiry found that mother-of-three Thomas had suffered a number of injuries, including a stab wound to her neck.

Baxendale – who has links with Redhill and Tadworth is now being held in custody by the Spanish authorities.

Jon Clarke (Publisher & Editor)

Jon Clarke is a Londoner who worked at the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday as an investigative journalist before moving permanently to Spain in 2003 where he helped set up the Olive Press. He is the author of three books; Costa Killer, Dining Secrets of Andalucia and My Search for Madeleine.

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