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19 Oct 2021

Woman who killed husband said she ‘should have stabbed him more’, court told

Home Affairs Correspondent

A woman who killed her husband told police officers “she should have stabbed him more” as she was being arrested.

Penelope Jackson can be heard confessing to the attack in police body cam footage and a dramatic 999 call made moments after the fatal incident, released today for the first time.

She admits manslaughter, but denies murder, claiming her husband David was coercive, controlling and physically abusive.

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