A woman, Lesley Culley, has killed her husband, Anthony, a day to their 30th wedding anniversary after he complained about an unmade bed. Lesley, 58, stabbed him in his chest after which she called emergency services. The couple were said to have had a couple of drinks at a local pub but had a disagreement when they got home with the deceased complaining about the bed left unmade.
The Manchester Crown Court was told that Anthony, 56, had been abused by his spouse on several occasions before he was stabbed to death. He had also suffered a fractured ribs several times with the last coming few days before he was killed.
The deceased is said to be Lesley’s second husband.