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A mother allegedly stabbed her drug-addicted son after he returned home from a night out and told him that he had murdered someone.
Samantha Palmer, 55, had been drinking before her 22-year-old son Hugo Ball came home long after 11 p.m. curfew. around 1.40 a.m. of Saturday.
The alleged dispute that followed at her Bellevue Hill home in eastern Sydney left Hugo with multiple stab wounds, including to the base of her skull.
Palmer was heard yelling ‘I love you’ as she was led away in handcuffs from her $ 3.1 million home.
She appeared in Parramatta Bail Court via AVL on Sunday facing a charge of injuring her son with intent to inflict serious bodily harm, domestic violence, The Daily Telegraph reported.
The court heard that Palmer was in the living room when Hugo, who has a history of heroin, valium and ice problems, returned home.
“She’s come home and she’s acting erratically and she’s walking incoherently,” Palmer’s attorney, Darren Emmery, told the court.
Palmer allegedly attacked Hugo after she had been drinking and he arrived home past his curfew from a night out and said he had ‘committed a murder’
Emmery said Palmer had been threatened and that there was a history of violence within the family.
Palmer and her husband James Tilley, Hugo’s stepfather, received special permission to go to the Gold Coast without going into quarantine in June.
Hugo, who had been studying at Bond University, was brought home after he was scheduled twice at Robina Hospital.
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The prosecution objected to any bail for Palmer based on the safety of Hugo and the community.
Emmery said Palmer had no prior convictions and that it was an “unusual” case.
“There is not a person accused like this who suddenly commits a crime like this … a 50-year-old mother with no criminal record,” he explained.
Emmery also said that there had been a bitter divorce between Palmer and her former husband, Hugo’s biological father, about ten years ago.
The 22-year-old Scots College Graduate was was treated at the scene before being carried out in a stretcher (pictured above) to St Vincent’s Hospital in a serious condition
Hugo, a Scots College graduate, was treated at the scene before being carried from the home on a stretcher and taken to St Vincent Hospital in serious condition.
He remains in the hospital and is stable after surgery.
His mother’s heartbreaking screams echoed throughout the wealthy suburb as emergency services flooded the eastern suburban home.
‘Dear!’ she was heard sobbing when the police stopped her.
‘I love you!’
She was arrested on the property and charged with injuring with intent to cause serious bodily injury.