Woman admits anti-freeze in drink murder plot of husband
11 September 2015
From the section London
Text messages showed discussions about poisoning Douglas Turner, police said
A woman has admitted trying to murder her husband by poisoning him with anti-freeze concealed in a Christmas drink of cherry Lambrini.
Jacqueline Patrick, 54, of Durning Road, Norwood, south-east London, pleaded guilty to two counts of attempted murder on her husband Douglas, 70.
Their daughter Katherine, 21, admitted encouraging an indictable offence.
Family arguments were believed to have motivated the pair, police said.
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