British national Samantha Jones leaves the Alor Setar High Court in Malaysia’s Kedah State after being sentenced to 42 months in jail for killing her husband. Photo: EPA-EFEBritish national Samantha Jones leaves the Alor Setar High Court in Malaysia’s Kedah State after being sentenced to 42 months in jail for killing her husband. Photo: EPA-EFE
British national Samantha Jones leaves the Alor Setar High Court in Malaysia’s Kedah State after being sentenced to 42 months in jail for killing her husband. Photo: EPA-EFE

British woman jailed in Malaysia for killing husband, avoids death sentence

  • Samantha Jones was sentenced to 42 months in jail after admitting to stabbing her husband during a 2018 fight on the holiday island of Langkawi
  • Lawyers said she suffered years of domestic abuse. She was initially charged with murder but found guilty of on the lesser charge of culpable homicide

Topic |   Malaysia
British national Samantha Jones leaves the Alor Setar High Court in Malaysia’s Kedah State after being sentenced to 42 months in jail for killing her husband. Photo: EPA-EFEBritish national Samantha Jones leaves the Alor Setar High Court in Malaysia’s Kedah State after being sentenced to 42 months in jail for killing her husband. Photo: EPA-EFE
British national Samantha Jones leaves the Alor Setar High Court in Malaysia’s Kedah State after being sentenced to 42 months in jail for killing her husband. Photo: EPA-EFE
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