Desperate mother pulled knife on son



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A desperate mum “lost the plot” and pulled a knife on her own son before attempting to commit suicide.

Paula McLaughlin (42) had five children, two of whom were at university, Nottingham Magistrates’ Court heard.

But she “reached the end of her tether” one day with 24-year-old son, Richard Scott, at the flat they shared in Bulwell.


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