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Woman killed friend after stabbing her 16 times in 'psychotic episode'

woman killed her friend after stabbing her 16 times as they walked down a lane in the early hours of the morning. Josephine Carroll, 29, repeatedly stabbed Catherine Campbell, 39, with a knife in Coatbridge, on July 25, 2020.

Today at the High Court in Glasgow, Carroll was found not guilty of murdering mum-of-one Miss Campbell because she was mentally ill at the time.

Head over to our new Lanarkshire Live Facebook page to make sure you're up to date with the top stories in the regionJudge Lady Stacey formally acquitted Carroll, also a mum-of-one, of the charge and ordered her to be detained in a secure unit on an interim compulsion order.

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