Court upholds retired policeman’s life sentence

A Thessaloniki appeals court on Tuesday upheld a life sentence passed down to a 63-year-old retired police officer found guilty of shooting dead his 45-year-year-old wife in a fit of jealous rage six years ago in the northern city of Veria.

The unnamed officer shot his wife in the middle of the road outside their home following a violent argument.

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