#UK Christie Lee Kennedy: Mother-of-two accused of running over her husband and his mistress in her BMW #UKnews
Mother-of-two accused of running over her husband’s mistress in a BMW after she came upon about their affair
- Christie Lee Kennedy accused of running husband and his lover over in BMW
- Mother-of-two has been married to David Larkin for 9 years earlier than affair
- She used telephone locator app to seek out her husband and found pair speaking
- Court was informed she grabbed his mistress by the hair whereas screaming ‘fats moll’
Moments after discovering an affair, Christie Lee Kennedy allegedly acquired into her BMW and ran over her husband and his lover at their Brisbane assembly place.
The mother-of-two then acquired out of her automotive, grabbed the mistress by the hair and punched her in the top whereas screaming ‘fats moll’, Queensland District Court was informed.
Kennedy, 37, had been married to David Larkin for 9 years and been with him for greater than a decade when her ‘world got here crashing down’ in March 2021.
Christie Lee Kennedy (pictured leaving court docket on Monday) was allegedly behind the wheel of a BMW when she drove at velocity into her husband and a girl she believed was his mistress
Kennedy, 37, had been married to David Larkin for 9 years and been with him for greater than a decade when her ‘world got here crashing down’ in March 2021
‘She discovered herself in a place nobody would wish to be in. She came upon that her husband … was having an affair with one other lady,’ defence barrister Penny White informed a jury.
‘The occasions that adopted from that realisation … all occurred in a matter of seconds after she came upon.’
Using a telephone locator app, Kennedy tracked down her husband and found him speaking with his lover by the aspect of the street at Wavell Heights, in Brisbane’s north, the court docket heard.
Kennedy accelerated in direction of them, on the flawed aspect of street ‘for a while’, earlier than driving into the duo, crown prosecutor Jennifer O’Brien mentioned.
CCTV footage from a close-by residence captured the incident.
Using a telephone locator app, Kennedy (left) allegedly tracked down her husband (proper) and found him speaking with his lover by the aspect of the street in March, 2021
CCTV footage from a close-by residence captured the incident which simply minutes after Ms Kennedy found her husband of 9 years was having an affair
‘The footage will present that they had been lined up and hit and rolled off the bonnet,’ Ms O’Brien mentioned.
‘There was no try and swerve away or right course to cease her from hitting (the pair).
‘Put merely … the defendant drove her automotive, a big and highly effective object … and ran them over.’
Mr Larkin mentioned he had been chatting with the girl for a pair of minutes earlier than he heard a automotive ‘accelerating erratically’ and seemed as much as see his spouse’s BMW, which he recognized because of the personalised plates.
He mentioned the subsequent factor he remembered was ‘coming to on the roadway’.
Mr Larkin mentioned he had been chatting with the girl for a pair of minutes earlier than he heard a automotive ‘accelerating erratically’ and seemed as much as see his spouse’s BMW (pictured is the couple)
Mr Larkin then noticed his spouse grabbing the girl by the hair and repeatedly punching her whereas yelling phrases like ‘slut’, Ms O’Brien mentioned.
Mr Larkin suffered head cuts, arm and leg bruising and swelling, rib ache and a dislocated finger.
The lady suffered head cuts, stomach ache, arm abrasions in addition to thigh and ankle accidents.
Mr Larkin mentioned he had met the girl years in the past by means of mates however had change into shut in the weeks previous to the incident after that they had each been by means of ‘traumatic occasions’.
Kennedy (pictured leaving court docket on Monday) pleaded not responsible to 2 counts of illegal hanging inflicting grievous bodily hurt and responsible to illegal assault
He described his marriage as ‘pretty rocky’ however initially denied sleeping with the girl, earlier than conceding he had been dishonest on his spouse.
‘We had been having an affair if that’s the way you wish to describe it,’ Mr Larkin mentioned beneath cross examination.
Kennedy pleaded not responsible to 2 counts of illegal hanging inflicting grievous bodily hurt.
She pleaded responsible to illegal assault.
The trial earlier than Judge Tony Moynihan continues.