Detectives are checking essential CCTV footage to trace the ultimate actions of a tragic horsewoman who was discovered overwhelmed to dying.
Anne Marie Pomphret’s physique was found at stables which she owned, 4 miles away from her plush Winwick dwelling in Warrington.
The 49-year-old was discovered with deadly head accidents in countryside in Burtonwood final Friday night, round 400 yards from the favored Fiddle i’th Bag pub, and an eight minute drive from the place she lived.
Her husband David, 50 – an affiliate vice chairman at Barclays – was arrested on suspicion of her homicide and was this week launched on conditional bail, however nonetheless beneath investigation.
Now, Cheshire Police is conducting detailed house-to-house enquiries, across the new Winwick housing property.
They’re asking locals for CCTV footage capturing the comings and goings of the Pomphrets from their Masefield Avenue property within the days and hours main as much as her dying.
One resident advised the ECHO: “I do know they’ve [police] have gotten CCTV from homes on the primary street, coming down the drive..
“…police have been spherical [here], they wished to know our dates of start, automotive registrations, the place we had been born, and if we have now any guests…
“They’re ruling out automotive quantity plates to see after they [Mr Pomphret and his wife] got here again, making an attempt to hint folks again.
“David was very quiet, he would not say boo to a goose.”
Locals mentioned Mrs Pomphret, higher often known as Marie, would rise up early day by day and journey from Winwick to Burtonwood to see her horses.
The couple’s £500,000 dwelling, as soon as owned by pop singer Kerry Katona, is being handled as against the law scene with black bin baggage plastered onto the back and front doorways, and facet home windows.
Firefighters have been deployed to the homicide scene, on Previous Alder Lane, utilizing their underwater rescue workforce to empty a close-by pond within the hunt for the homicide weapon.
Mrs Pomphret was a well known volunteer at dressage competitions within the north west of England and the couple’s 17-year-old daughter Megan was a proficient rider in competitors circles.
Her dad has a formidable work CV, as soon as working for Unilever after which the Division for Work and Pensions.
On his Pinterest social media web site, he describes himself as “40-something, husband, father, geek, bicycle owner, keeper of horses, walker of the canine and lover of the nice outside.”
Anne Marie, a former finance employee and civil servant, was a registered volunteer at British Dressage and infrequently helped out on the Bolesworth Worldwide Horse Competition, close to Chester.
A neighbour on Masefield Avenue: “We knew them. She was very quiet, saved to herself, very standoffish, horse mad…
“They lived right here with their daughter, who’s a youngster – they’ve lived right here for about 12 years.
“They’ve that horse field camper van parked within the drive. They’ve three or 4 horses and a canine.
“I do know they owned land and stables. Anne Marie would rise up very early to get to the horses [in Burtonwood].
“That was her life.”
Her household have spoken of their “devastation” following her “mindless” homicide and described her as a “beloved daughter, spouse and mom who beloved nothing greater than spending time together with her household out in nature, taking care of their horses.”