London/New Delhi: A UK man was awarded life term for stabbing Indian-origin wife 59 times to death. The gruesome act was done over an argument on Christmas last year.
According to reports, the 47-year-old Laurens Brand killed his wife his 41-year-old wife Angela Mittal in their bedroom in 2018.
Brand tried to clean the blood soaked spot and then called on the emergency number, reports said.
Senior Investigating Officer, Detective Inspector Mike Roddy, of the Thames Valley Police Major Crime Unit said :”This was a brutal assault carried out by Laurens Brand on his wife, Angela Mittal, during which she suffered 59 separate injuries”.
Police sources said Brand used two kitchen knives to repeatedly stab her. The report said Brand was so inhuman that as one knife got broken he fetched another from the kitchen and continued the act till she was dead.