Man given sanatorium sequence for stabbing partner 173 times


A male who stabbed his partner 173 times has been given an unfixed sanatorium order, after critical concerns were lifted over military and mental health services’ doing of his case.

Jake Neate, 37, is incarcerated in complete caring during Rampton sanatorium in Nottinghamshire, one of 3 high-security psychiatric hospitals in England and Wales. He is severely ill and is theme to checks each 15 minutes.

Chelmsford climax justice listened that Neate killed 33-year-old Suzanne Brown in a “frenzied attack” during a couple’s home in Braintree, Essex, on 15 Dec 2017. A jury listened a hearing of a contribution given Neate was deemed non-professional to mount trial.

Jake Neate

Jake Neate. Photograph: family handout

Both Neate and his relatives had regularly lifted a alarm about his deteriorating mental health in a days and hours before a killing, his relatives have said.

As good as military and mental health services, a family also contacted their inner MP, James Cleverley, though he did not see pivotal emails until after Brown’s death.

Neate’s mother, Jan, pronounced in a matter that her son had a normal childhood though smoked cannabis as a teen and became mentally ill shortly after going to investigate embankment during a University of Birmingham.

He had been with Brown given 2007 and a justice listened she was clinging to him and had “the calm of a saint”, looking after him when he was unwell.

His mental health run-down after a clinical preference was done to take him off a anti-psychotic drug clozapine given it was deleterious his defence system.

The justice listened that on a dusk of Friday 15 Dec Neate’s mom called 999 and described a conditions in a couple’s home as “critical”, anticipating a military would respond immediately. Officers arrived 3 hours later, by that time it was too late to save Brown.

The Independent Office for Police Conduct pronounced it was finalising a examination into a actions of a police.

Neate himself had contacted Cleverly after a withdrawal of clozapine, and a MP pronounced he would try to help. On a night of a killing, Neate’s mom twice emailed Cleverly expressing regard that a puncture services had not responded quickly to her pleas for help. Cleverly and his group did not see a emails until they returned to Westminster a following Monday morning.

The MP after wrote to Neate’s relatives expressing his condolences and said: “When a time is suitable we will, if we wish me to, move your concerns about a miss of support for Jake to a courtesy of mental health services and amicable services.”

Andy Brogan, a executive executive for mental health and emissary arch executive during Essex Partnership University NHS substructure trust, voiced grief for Brown’s death.

He pronounced a trust had conducted an inner examination though given a domestic carnage examination and eccentric examination into Neate’s caring by NHS England were underneath approach it was incompetent to respond to specific questions from a Guardian.

An inquisition has been non-stop into Brown’s death.


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