by, Dave Finlay | The Scotsman
A MAN has been found guilty of burning his “westernised” ex-wife to death, after setting fire to her following a bitter divorce.
Ahdeih Khayatzadeh, 46, suffered 95 per cent burns in the attack by Ahmad Yazdanparast at the Venus Hair & Beauty salon in the centre of Stirling last October.
The two-week trial at the High Court in Edinburgh heard that 61-year-old Yazdanparast used petrol to set fire to the mother-of-three. He will be sentenced at a later date.
Detective Inspector Bryan Burns said last night: “The horrific nature and consequences of this crime has had an immeasurable impact on Ahdeih’s family and I would like to praise their strength, courage and support.
“I would also like to thank those members of the community in Stirling who helped at the scene of this tragic incident and those who came forward after our…
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