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Men at receiving end: Woman throws boiling water over husband's head

Peterborough, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 14 March 2015, 11:21 PM

In a horrific incident, a woman poured boiling water over the head of her husband leaving him with severe burns.

Ken Gregory, 65, from Peterborough, got first and second degree burns to 14 per cent of his body. In an act of cruelty, Teresa Gilbertson, 60, poured a jug of hot water over his head.

Mr Gregory’s first wife died seven years ago after which he tied the knot with Gilbertson. On his first wife’s death anniversary, he had an argument with Gilbertson and the couple agreed to divorce.

Gilbertson went inside the kitchen and returned with a jug of boiling water and threw it over her husband’s head.

She has been convicted by Peterborough Crown Court and is awaiting sentencing.

First Published: Saturday, March 14, 2015 11:10 PM
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