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Hannah Quinn, a woman charged with her boyfriend in the samurai sword murder of a rapper, said she “freaked out” and “ran” during the incident. Quinn, 26, and her boyfriend, Blake Davis, 31, were charged with the murder of Jett McKee after a samurai sword struck him in the head on August 10, 2018 in Sydney, Australia.
The Quinn and Davis trial has been going on for a few weeks and on Monday, December 7, the jury was shown Quinn’s interview with police officers four days after the murder took place, the Sydney Morning Herald reported. Both Quinn and Davis have pleaded not guilty to the murder charge and argued that they were acting in self-defense when they said McKee broke into their home and stole Quinn’s purse, according to Knewz.
Prosecutors have argued that after McKee tried to rob the couple with a pistol by shooting spotlights, Quinn kicked her out of her home and accosted her before Davis approached and struck McKee over the head with a sword. The blow to the head was fatal and the couple fled the scene, hiding in hotels for a few days until they surrendered on August 13, the outlet reported.
Quinn Spoke to Police Officers for Around 6 Hours & Said She Was ‘Freaked Out’ by the Whole Incident
During her interview with police, Quinn said a gunman broke into her home and asked for money before punching her boyfriend in the face, grabbing her purse and escaping, the Sydney Morning Herald reported. Quinn, who was emotional throughout the interview, said she was “really scared” because she said the man threatened her family and chased him for his purse.
According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Quinn said that after McKee was hit by the samurai sword, “there was blood everywhere and I just screamed. It’s the most horrible thing I’ve ever seen. I just saw blood. “She said all she could think was,” what the hell happened, what’s going on. ”
Quinn said she and Davis ran and that she was not in the right frame of mind to think about calling an ambulance, the outlet wrote. She said she was “traumatized” and “terrified” and was in shock from the whole situation. They said they ran because they were afraid others would come after them. She added that she saw Davis grab a bag and put her money and some guns in it.
Quinn Is a Former Kindergarten Teacher Student & Davis Is an Actor But Both Have Been Described in Court by Prosecutors as ‘Drug Dealers’
Quinn was studying to become a kindergarten teacher and Davis is an actor, News.com.au reported. However, the court also heard that Davis and Quinn were “drug dealers,” according to the outlet. McKee, who was a 30-year-old aspiring rapper, punched Davis in the eye with brass knuckles before fleeing with Quinn’s bag, the jury learned.
The couple also apparently argued over McKee’s death, police discovered with the use of listening devices planted in their home, News.com.au wrote. Although the two agreed that Davis was the one who struck the fatal blow, they argued over whose fault it was that the incident occurred, the outlet shared, with Davis accusing Quinn: “You followed him out and pushed him over, you idiot, you set up the whole thing. You set it up … if it wasn’t for you we wouldn’t be in this situation.”
In addition to the murder charge that both face, Quinn is also charged with being an accessory after the fact to murder. The trial is still ongoing.