Man admits stabbing wife to death

A 35-year-old man has pleaded guilty to the murder of his wife at her home in Stoke-on-Trent. 

Dana Abdullah from Leigh Road, Lancashire, has today (12 February) admitted stabbing 32-year-old Avan Najmadiein in Glebedale Road, on October 1 2018. 

Police were called to the address in Fenton after the mother of four failed to collect her children from school. Abdullah was arrested the following day. 

A post mortem revealed she died from multiple stab wounds. 

Abdullah was remanded into custody and will be sentenced on 1 April at Stafford Crown Court.

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