Man kills his wife and stabs two others women because they were nagging himBy Mason White 6:03 PM March 26, 2015
|Desmond Brooks and Keisha McKenzie|
By: Tanya Malhotra
A man in the United kingdom, went on a violent rampage, killing his wife and stabbing two other women.
42-year-old Desmond Brooks of Brixton, London, claimed that the women were nagging him and disrespectful.
Brooks fatally stabbed his 28-year-old wife Keisha McKenzie, in front of his young son. The child was reportedly covered in blood, but was otherwise unharmed.
McKenzie suffered 40 stab wounds. He also stabbed his wife’s teenage sister, Saffron Yeboah-Simpson, who attempted to save her life.
Brooks then went to the home of his former girlfriend, Joan Wade, 46, and stabbed her. She suffered severe but non-life threatening injuries.
Brooks said that he could not take the nagging, the court heard.
Brooks was found guilty and was sentenced to 29 years to life for the murder of his wife.
He was also sentenced to 19 years in prison for the attempted murder of Wade, and 12 years in prison for inflicting grievous bodily harm on his 17-year-old sister-in-law. All sentences will run concurrently.