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As it happened: Man sentenced for killing Travelodge receptionist


As it happened: Travelodge manslaughter sentencing

By Jason Lewis

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    - Stephen Richard Cole, 32, has admitted the manslaughter of Bournemouth Travelodge receptionist Marta Vento.
  • - Miss Vento, 27, was killed by the defendant while she was working a night shift at the hotel in Christchurch Road on December 9, 2020
  • - Cole, who was remanded into custody at Ravenswood House Hospital in Fareham after the last court hearing, is due to be sentenced at Winchester Crown Court this morning