Chip shop owner cleared of murdering 'nagging' wife with deep fat fryer

A husband has been cleared of killing his wife after he was accused of burning her with scalding oil following a row in their chip shop.

Geoffrey Bran, 71, was accused of pushing or throwing a deep fat fryer onto Mavis Bran, his wife of 38 years, leaving her with horrific burns that led to her death six days later.

Before she died, Mrs Bran told a friend and paramedics that her husband had "flipped" and attacked her with the fryer because she had been "nagging...
source: Daily Record

2019-11-20 01:56
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