A person who stabbed his estranged confederate 14 occasions after accusing her of seeing another man has been jailed for six years.
Andrew O’Hagan, 56, admitted making an attempt to abolish social employee Lorraine Gordon at a home in Cambuslang, shut to Glasgow, in June.
The Excessive Courtroom in Glasgow heard the couple had been collectively for 22 years.
O’Hagan applied the assault after being given a non-harassment utter to serve him a good distance flung from Ms Gordon.
As neatly as a result of the penal superior time period, protect Lord Mulholland ordered O’Hagan to be supervised for a additional 4 years on his begin.
The protect urged him: “Had it not been for the expertise of the scientific crew who dealt with her, you’ve been going by technique of a label of abolish.
“From studying a sufferer have an effect on assertion, she’s going to not let your habits in opposition to her defeat her. It is good to all the time aloof be ashamed. It’s beneficial to not the sufferer – she is.”
The court docket docket had beforehand heard it was a “proceed immediately” to O’Hagan when his relationship with Ms Gordon ended.
On the day of the assault, he confronted her on the home and said: “Who’re you seeing? I will offer you 10 minutes to checklist me.”
O’Hagan then punched Ms Gordon within the face, ripped her costume and compelled her upstairs with a knife at her assist.
He went onto stab his former confederate within the chest and palms. Her accidents built-in a punctured lung.