Anorak | On Stuart Mungall And When Assisted Death Is Murder

On Stuart Mungall And When Assisted Death Is Murder

by | 23rd, September 2011

YOU will, of course, recall the name Stuart Mungall? No. What about if we tell you that he was the face of the original Yorkie chocolate bar adverts? Yep. Him. Well, he’s facing jail after admitting killing his terminally ill wife. He smothered her with  pillow.

He was orginally charged with murder.

Mungall, 71, ended the life of his actress wife Joan, 69, at their home in Tooting, south London, in December last year. In court, he pleaded guilty to manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility caused by depression following the strain of caring for her, in July.

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