Attacked occured in November 2015. An unsheathed an ornamental sword was used for some of the attack.
As a result of the attack the victim suffered a number of injuries requiring hospitalisation. She had a skull bone fracture with underlying bleeding into the membranes of the brain, scalp and facial lacerations, and a 15 centimetre longitudinal cut above her right eye. She also suffered a right facial bone fracture below her eye socket requiring the insertion of screws and plates. There were more superficial wounds to her breasts, shoulder, arms and hands. Finally, there was a deep laceration to her right elbow which has caused ongoing sensory impairment and muscle weakness in her forearm.
Date of Birth
1969 (D.O.B. is approximate)
Detained as a special patient
Additional Photos & Files
Associated Media Links Manjit Singh Sentencing Notes
Sword attacker pleads guilty to wounding charge
OFFENCES / CONVICTIONS
|Event Date||Event||Court Location||Offence Type||Offence Date||Committed While||Sentence Imposed|
|21-07-2016||Sentencing||High Court Hamilton||Wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm||4-11-2015||7 Years, Detained as a special patient||▼|