2011, Lee and Tracy Anstice marriage was on the
rocks. Lee Anstice was an over protective and jealous
husband, and believed his wife was having an affair. She
moved out of the family home in Carlisle Close,
August 2011, Anstice sent a text message to his
estranged wife saying he was going to visit their
daughter who was staying with grandparents in Buttermere
to her parent house, when she got there Lee Anstice was
waiting in his car, he attacked her on the driveway to
the house stabbing her 4 times, one of the blows went
straight through her heart. The whole incident was
witnessed by their daughter. Tracey died later that day
attack Anstice drove off, later sending a test to
Tracy's phone saying you can't play happy families now.
August 2011, Police arrest Lee Anstice, and charge
him with the murder of his wife.
February 2012, At Luton Crown Court, Anstice denied
murder and claimed he was severely depressed and hearing
voices which had disturbed the balance of his mind.
March 2012, Anstice was sentenced to life
imprisonment with a recommend 24 year minimum.