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AlISDAIR SINCLAir

Kill Total:

1

Kill place:

Amport, Hampshire

Kill date:

16th August 2008

Victim(s):

Wife - Sally Sinclair

Date of Birth:

1961

Marital Status:

AKA:

Occupation:


Saturday 16th August 2008, Sally Sinclair, a Vodafone executive was found dead at the home she shared with husband Alisdair, with 38 stab and saw wounds. Weeks before she admitted to having an affair. Sinclair was a house husband who enjoyed spending the money his executive wife earned. He claims they had a disagreement which ended with a knife fight, but he could not remember killing her.

 

Thursday 29th October 2009, Sinclair convicted of manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility he was cleared of murder.

By finding him guilty of manslaughter by diminished responsibility the jury accepted that Sinclair was mentally ill and that substantially impaired his criminal culpability.

 

Friday 30th October 2009, Sinclair is sentenced to nine years

 

 

Judge Guy Boney QC

Winchester Crown Court.

 

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