Battered wife Sally Stickland ran over husband with car
A woman who ran over her husband after suffering years of domestic violence has been given a suspended prison term.
Sally Stickland, 72, used her car "as a weapon" when she drove into her husband of 50 years on 18 May, a court heard.
John Stickland, 73, was found on a verge in Langley, near Southampton, with serious head injuries.
Sally Stickland admitted causing grievous bodily harm and was given an 18-month sentence, suspended for two years. The couple are still together.
09 Dec 2013
- From the section Hampshire & Isle of Wight