A pensioner killed his wife and then himself after she revealed she was not a virgin
when they married 46 YEARS earlier
, an inquest heard yesterday.
Retired property developer Roger Goswell
, murdered Susan
, six days after being released from a clinic where he was treated for depression
He attacked her with a mallet
and stabbed her
with a kitchen knife.
, who had a history of psychiatric problems, snapped after retired teacher Susan revealed she had slept with another man.
He tried to commit suicide
after saying there were “three people”
in the marriage — and he was treated for a month at the Priory Clinic in Hove, West Sussex
was discharged in December, but three days later mum-of-three Susan
told cops he threatened to kill her, an inquest in Chichester heard.
After killing her, he put a note ‘Police entry only’
on the door of their home before crashing his car.
He died a day later in hospital on Christmas Eve
His daughter Sarah had begged mental health officials not to discharge him.
The hearing continues.
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