Alor Setar (Malaysia), August 3
A British girl accused of stabbing her husband to demise at their Malaysian resort dwelling entered court docket Monday for the beginning of a homicide trial that might finish along with her sentenced to be hanged.
Wearing a masks and handcuffed, Samantha Jones, 51, was escorted by police into the courthouse in Alor Setar within the northern state of Kedah.
She was charged after police discovered a blood-stained kitchen knife within the couple’s dwelling the place John William Jones was discovered lifeless on Oct. 18, 2018.
Police have mentioned Jones confessed she stabbed her husband within the chest throughout a heated argument.
The couple moved to the tropical Langkawi island 11 years in the past beneath Malaysia My Second Home program, which provides foreigners long-staying visas.
A conviction for homicide carries a compulsory demise sentence by hanging. –AP