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Who is Thomas Schreiber ?
The son of millionaire hotel magnate partner Richard Sutton today pleaded guilty to killing him at his £ 2 million country mansion.
Thomas Schreiber, 34, pleaded guilty to the murder of the wealthy 84-year-old man and dangerously driving a Range Rover on the A303, A4 and M3.wikipedia
Appearing in Winchester Crown Court in Hampshire, he also pleaded not guilty to the attempted murder of his mother Anne Schreiber, who was a partner of the hotelier.
Sir Richard, who was one of the richest men in Britain, suffered fatal stab wounds during the April 7 attack on Higher Langham, near Gillingham in Dorset at 7:30 pm.
How od is Thomas Schreiber ?
He is 34 year old.
The hotel mogul, who was one of the richest men in the UK and owns a number of the best hotels in London, was pronounced dead on the spot around 9:15 pm.
Schreiber, clean-shaven and in a gray sweater, spoke up to confirm his name and pleaded “not guilty to the murder but to the murder” of the famous hotelier.
He had previously pleaded not guilty to murder, but today modified his statement to admit that he had killed Sir Richard.
Arrested and Charged
Thomas Schreiber, 34, who was charged with the murder of Sir Richard Sutton, as seen from a video link from Winchester Crown Court on April 13, 2021
Schreiber also changed his earlier plea of not guilty of dangerous driving the night of the murder and admitted that he was guilty of the charge.
Rob Welling, the prosecutor, told the court that the homicide statement was not acceptable to the Crown Prosecution Service and that the case would proceed to trial on November 29.
The judge, Judge Garnham, put Schreiber in custody until then.
An initial post-mortem examination indicated that the cause of death was stab wounds to the chest. Ms. Schreiber was airlifted to Southmead Hospital in Bristol.
Schreiber was arrested by police about three hours after the police call in Hammersmith, west London.
Sir Richard was listed at number 435 on the Sunday Times Rich List last year, with an estimated family fortune of £ 301 million, an increase of £ 83 million from the previous year.
The guide said Sir Richard’s company owned the Sheraton Grand Park Lane and Athenaeum hotels in London, plus three smaller venues.
He had a broad portfolio of property and agriculture, including the 6,500-acre Benham Estate in West Berkshire and the Stainton Estate in Lincolnshire.
Sir Richard had two children, David, 61, and Caroline, 55, with his wife Fiamma and five grandchildren.
Ms. Shreiber, a Danish-born physiotherapist with a practice in Milborne Port, Dorset, has three grown children.
Thomas Schreiber Quick and Facts
- The son of the partner hotel tycoon Sir Richard Sutton has admitted killing him
- Thomas Schreiber, 34, pleaded ‘not guilty to murder but guilty to manslaughter’
- He previously entered a plea of not guilty to murder, but today altered his plea
- Sir Richard, who was one of Britain’s richest men, suffered fatal stab wounds