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In UK Jealous hairdresser stabbed her boyfriend to death

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A knife play



A hairdresser, Terri-Marie Palmer, 23, in the United Kingdom has stabbed her boyfriend, Damon Searson to death over a row concerning him befriending other women on Facebook.

A court heard how Terri-Marie Palmer, 23, fatally stabbed Damon Searson in the heart after flying into a jealous rage over his social media activity.

Terri-Marie Palmer play

Terri-Marie Palmer has been jailed for life

(Mirror UK)


After the incident, the suspect dialled emergency line 999 claiming the it happened accidentally when she threw Damon the blade at the caravan park where they were staying.

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"It's a carving knife. We literally only got it today. It's really f****** sharp."

The jury which heard the case did not believe her, as she had implicated herself with a Facebook post saying, "He p***** me off sitting on Facebook, completely blanking me when I'm talking to him."

Searson and Palmer play

Searson and Palmer

(Mirror UK)


She stabbed Damon, 24, as he checked his messages at their shared caravan in Heysham, Lancs.

In her text message, she wrote, "Crying myself to sleep for the second time this week and it's only Wednesday. Thanks Damon. I'm so angry and hurt I honestly want to f****** stab you."

The jury heard that the couple had met at Palmer's hair salon the Costa Del Sol in Lancaster when he went in to get a haircut but they had a stormy on-off relationship.

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