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This is the British woman found fatally stabbed in her idyllic Italian home as police confirmed her partner was on the run and wanted in connection with her death.
Michele Faiers, 66, made her last post on her Instagram page on October 25, when three pictures of a spectacular sunset taken from the terrace of her house were uploaded.
She captioned it 'another beautiful sunset' and among the people who liked it was her partner Michael Whitbread, 76.
Other pictures show the couple enjoying a winter break, skiing in nearby mountains and in one snap she is seen with her daughter Harriet.
The couple also enjoyed several diving holidays together and Micheal is believed to be an experienced scuba diver.
Michele Faiers (pictured with her partner Michael Whitbread) was found fatally stabbed in her idyllic Italian home today
Police confirmed her partner Michael was on the run and wanted in connection with her death
Other pictures show the couple enjoying a winter break, skiing in nearby mountains and in one snap she is seen with her daughter Harriet
A local plumber who the couple employed confirmed the Facebook identities to MailOnLine and said:'I just can't believe it. They seemed such a perfect couple. We stayed in touch and would message each other every now and then.
'I live about 40km away and I heard the news from my friend who lives across the road from Michele and Michael. She was found stabbed and he's now missing. I'm shocked.
'The area is full of British people and I have numerous British clients. They employ me to help install boilers and water pipes on their properties.
'I last saw Michele and