Wishaw granny, 35, behind bars for stabbing woman with screwdriver

A granny has been jailed for three years for stabbing another woman twice with a screwdriver.

Josephine O’Dwyer, 35, was convicted after trial at the High Court in Glasgow of assaulting Jade Johnstone to the danger of her life at Young Street, Wishaw, on July 27, last year, while acting with others.

O’Dwyer, of Caledonian Road, Wishaw, was originally charged with attempted murder, but the jury returned a guilty verdict to the lesser charge.

The court heard that in the...
source: Daily Record

2019-10-23 08:14
Latest news from Daily Record
yesterday 12:32 Wishaw lad Scott will take the lead as Aladdin in his FIRST EVER panto
yesterday 12:32 Project to transform Creetown's St Joseph's Church lands £43,000 cash boost
yesterday 12:32 Scottish Parliament boost for bid to create Galloway National Park
yesterday 12:32 Dalbeattie butcher Norman Neilson hands over more than £3,500 to Combat Stress
yesterday 12:32 Sheku Bayoh police institutionally racist says sister of death in custody Scot
yesterday 05:11 Lewis Ferguson's Dad reacts to Rangers 'interest' as speculation over Aberdeen future continues
yesterday 05:11 Tragedy as mum who went missing is found dead two days after being traced 'safe and well'
yesterday 05:11 Scots tycoon slated foul-mouthed email from US firm that bought his £36m travel empire
yesterday 05:11 Celtic Boys' Club paedophile Frank Cairney slammed for 'cynical' use of justice system after latest freedom bid
2019-11-12 23:50 Ovie Ejaria showcases spinning technique Rangers fans will definitely recognise
2019-11-12 23:50 Pair of kittens found dumped in West Lothian skip in freezing temperatures
2019-11-12 23:50 Veteran battered by thugs in sickening Remembrance Day attack in East Kilbride
2019-11-12 23:50 Shelter cat put in solitary confinement for 'repeatedly' letting other cats out
2019-11-12 23:50 Shelter cat put in solitary confinement for 'repeatedly' letting other cats out
2019-11-12 23:50 Incestuous mum shared chilling Facebook post just weeks before murdering her own children
2019-11-12 07:02 NHS staff concerns raised at psychiatric hospitals show vital role of trade unions
2019-11-12 07:02 Scottish Labour turmoil over probe into 'Israel is like a child abuser' candidate
2019-11-12 07:02 Nigel Farage's pact with Tories is a killer
2019-11-12 07:02 Trainspotting star tells why he hated being known as Begbie as he teases third film
2019-11-11 23:41 Rangers-daft WWE star Drew McIntyre dons Gers shirt and sends fans message ahead of Glasgow show
Latest news from Great Britain
today 00:20 Tipping the scales? Briton develops fish waste 'plastic'
today 23:53 Nigel Farage hints at voting Tory in his constituency
today 23:53 WoW Classic Phase 2 release UPDATE: PvP Honor System and World Bosses launch news
today 23:53 Zara Tindall and Peter Phillips: How Zara’s big brother was protective of her growing up
today 23:53 Princess Beatrice stuns in outfit worth over £3,000 on night out without future husband
today 23:53 Prince Harry and Prince William repair royal rift by praising their joint charity venture
today 23:53 US risks China’s wrath as US warship sails through Taiwan Strait in ‘routine’ operation
today 23:53 Donald trump insists he’s ‘too busy’ to watch impeachment hearing as he welcomes Erdogan
today 23:53 Star Wars 9: Rise of Skywalker ending shock – The clues were there in EVERY previous film
today 23:53 Corbyn misery: Boris sees Tories soar above battered Labour as new poll predicts huge win
today 23:53 Meghan Markle Sandringham Christmas snub: Queen ’sorry but understanding’ says expert
today 23:53 Luke Evans: Fast & Furious Shaw family spin-off with Jason Statham and Helen Mirren?
today 23:17 Poll gives PM Johnson's Conservatives 10 point lead in election race
today 23:17 Brexit Party's Farage turns down electoral pact offer from PM Johnson's Conservatives - report
today 22:50 Paramedic sexually assaulted by patient as she treated his injuries
today 22:50 Andrew Neil demands Labour 'get grip on NHS policy' during tense clash with Jon Ashworth
today 22:50 Defiant Gareth Southgate shuts down critics after 'challenging' few days at England helm
today 22:50 Apophis 'God of Chaos' asteroid will DEFINITELY strike on this date conspiracist claims
today 22:50 Election 2019: How do you apply for postal vote? What is a proxy vote?
today 22:50 Prince Charles India trip: How Charles will make royal history as he turns 71
today 22:50 Andrew Neil savages SNP MP on Scotland currency plan 'Your not answering the question!'
today 22:50 Lily Allen’s bizarre call to ban singing Rule, Britannia! roundly rejected - Express poll
today 22:50 Brexiteer Kate Hoey to snub Labour and support DUP in general election - ‘wasted vote’
today 22:50 Kate Middleton wedding ring: The reason stunning sapphire ring was branded ‘common’
today 22:50 ISIS ‘matchmaker’ to be shipped home to France after being denied British citizenship
today 22:50 Venice floods: Two people die as city of Venice submerged by ‘apocalyptic’ floods
today 22:50 NASA Moon landing: How Apollo 12 beat Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin in one MAJOR way
today 22:50 Meghan Markle celebrates 200 people benefiting from her charity work with behind scene pic
today 22:50 'He's lost the plot’ - Britons FURIOUS at Labour's attack on YOUR cars with huge taxes
today 22:50 Life-long Labour voter so furious with Corbyn's Brexit policy he REFUSES to vote
today 22:02 Impeachment hearings begin with a bombshell
yesterday 21:47 Corbyn claims 'right thing to do' was arrest not kill ISIS leader al-Baghdadi - WATCH
yesterday 21:47 Gibraltar chaos: Spain’s Vox party warns ‘We will fight to recover what’s ours!’
yesterday 21:47 Secrets to ‘scary’ Princess Anne’s hair revealed after The Crown revisits voluminous style
yesterday 21:47 Motorola Razr: First official photo of folding redesign shared by Motorola ahead of launch
yesterday 21:47 How to live longer: Best drink to increase life expectancy and how much to drink
yesterday 21:47 Nigel Farage pledges to fight 'like crazy' to deliver Brexit - 'Not good little boys'
yesterday 21:47 Brexit Party MEP savages Boris's EU promises and claims he is 'surrendering' to Brussles
yesterday 21:47 Prince Charles launches India charm offensive as he shows off chapati-flipping skills
yesterday 21:47 Australia fires: Why have Australia bushfires been so bad this year? What caused fires?
yesterday 21:47 Royal feud: How Harry showed ‘exasperation for William’ with eye-opening jibe
yesterday 21:47 Kate Middleton and Pippa Middleton’s engagement rings compared – whose is worth more?
yesterday 21:47 Elon Musk SHOCK admission: SpaceX boss reveals why humans are likely NOT alone in space
yesterday 21:47 UK snow forecast: Where is it due to snow tonight? What is the Met Office snow forecast?
yesterday 21:47 Prince William shocks gala guests with 'very urban' suit as he joins Beatrice in London
yesterday 21:11 Britain to become "second rate" in the world after Brexit - EU's Tusk
yesterday 20:59 The Johnson-Farage pact is a dramatic electoral opportunity for Labour
yesterday 20:59 Heron opens its new Hull store at 9am with amazing bargains and freebies
yesterday 20:59 Heron opens its new Hull store at 9am with amazing bargains and freebies
yesterday 20:44 Boris Johnson insists Tories will deliver Brexit ‘Blue Peter deal’
Watch the news from UK on Facebook