A 22-year-old dancer, who was killed in what police consider was a murder-suicide by her 41-year-old boyfriend, died of stab wounds to her chest, an inquest has heard.
The physique of Maddie Durdant-Hollamby was discovered by officers at a property in Slate Drive, Kettering, shortly after 1pm on 27 August, after being known as over issues for her welfare.
On the similar property, officers discovered the physique of her boyfriend, Benjamin Inexperienced, who died from self-inflicted stab wounds, Northamptonshire Police stated.
A short inquest heard how Ms Durdant-Hollamby’s physique was recognized by her father and her explanation for loss of life was learn to the court docket as stab wounds to the chest.
Police stated Ms Durdant-Hollamby’s loss of life was being handled as a murder-suicide and nobody else was being sought in reference to the incident.
In a press release launched after her loss of life, Ms Durdant-Hollamby’s household stated: “We’re completely devastated on the lack of Maddie, our stunning daughter, sister, granddaughter and niece.
“Our hearts are damaged and we can not start to think about life with out her. The shock and ache we’re feeling is indescribable.”
The household additionally described Ms Durdant-Hollamby as “a proficient dancer” whose life was “sadly reduce quick” simply as her profession in advertising and marketing was blossoming.
“Our ideas are with everyone who knew and liked Maddie as a lot as we did,” they stated.
Senior coroner for Northamptonshire, Anne Pember, adjourned the inquest till 13 January subsequent 12 months.