Man denies murdering wife - Bedfordshire

03/09/2012

A Bedford man has admitted killing his wife, but denied her murder.

Sajid Mahmood, 52, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Afsana Kossar, 35, when he appeared at Luton Crown Court today, Monday, 03 September 2012.

The plea was not accepted by Michael Speak of the Crowen Prosecution Service and a murder trial will begin on 01 October 2012.

Mahmood of Sandy Road, Bedford was remanded in custody by Judge Richard Foster.

Mrs Kossar, died outside her home in Rosamond Road, Bedford on Wednesday, 11 April 2012.

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