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Gun dealer blasted wife with shotgun after becoming ‘psychotic' during lockdown

12 days ago   |   By Metro

Silke Hartshorne-Jones was killed by her husband during lockdown
A man who shot his wife with a shotgun has pleaded guilty to manslaughter after claiming a psychotic breakdown caused his actions.
Registered gun dealer Peter Hartshorne-Jones blasted his corporate solicitor Silke with a 12 bore shotgun in a bedroom at their 17th century home of Chestnut Farm in Barham, near Ipswich, Suffolk, in May.
After his arrest and initial charge for murder , prosecutors have now accepted the husband, 51, was suffering from ‘an abnormality of mental functioning' at the time of the shooting, which...
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