- 3 updates
The jury in the murder trial of a former police detective from Kent has retired to consider its verdict.
Ivan Esack admits manslaughter but denies the murder of his estranged wife Natalie, who was stabbed to death in her hair salon in Ashford last year. Deliberations will resume at Maidstone Crown Court tomorrow.
Lawyers have begun summing up in the murder trial of Ivan Esack, who stabbed his wife to death in her hair salon in Ashford.
The former detective admits manslaughter but denies murder on the grounds of diminished responsibilty. Derek Johnson reports.
Latest ITV News reports
A former policeman accused of murdering his estranged wife suffered neither a loss of control nor diminished responsibility, a court hears.