Woman admits stabbing a friend and battering him with a candle holder

A WOMAN brutally stabbed a friend and battered him with a candle holder - before telling police she had found him badly hurt.

Loading Comments
Share
Print

Sheena Watters carried out the apparently motiveless attack on Alistair Green at his house in Irvine, Ayrshire, in February this year.

Watters later claimed she had no idea what happened to the 54-year old and had given him a cuddle when she discovered him bleeding.

But the victim soon told police of his ordeal leading to the arrest of the 46-year-old.

A judge heard how Mr Green - who suffered life- threatening injuries - was left so traumatised he moved out of the home he had lived in for 30 years.

Watters is now behind bars after she admitted assaulting Mr Green to the danger of his life.

She will learn her fate when she returns to the dock next month.

The High Court in Glasgow heard how Watters and Mr Green had known each other for decades and often spent time together.

Mr Green had been at his Irvine home on February 16 when Watters visited.

Judge Lord Turnbull remanded Watters in custody and deferred sentencing for reports.

Block list

Commenting & Moderation

We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then your comments will be subject to moderation only if other users or the moderators believe you've broken the rules

Moderation is undertaken full-time 9am-6pm on weekdays, and on a part-time basis outwith those hours. Please be patient if your posts are not approved instantly.

167618

Have you got a story?

Contact the news desk on 0141 302 6520 or email news@eveningtimes.co.uk
Games news:

Putting the world to rights

Gail's Gab

Well done John Barrowman for redefining the Glasgow kiss at the opening ceremony.

Times Out

Entertainment

Lifestyle

TV Advert
Cat’s Eyes on Glasgow

Cat’s Eyes on Glasgow

Cat Cubie’s job is to find and share with you the fabulous things the city has to offer, from gigs to gastro.

Janice Bell

Janice Bell

You Couldn't Make This Up

Cold blooded approach to enjoy Saturday night fever

Michelle McManus

Michelle McManus

Columnist Michelle McManus is Sussed in the City, and loves to chat about anything and everything.