Rickie La-Touche, 30 from Greater Manchester was jailed for life after murdering his wife in a retaliation attack for destroying his cherished Star Wars toy collection.
Rickie La Touche, told the court that his wife Pompilai Srisroy 28, had damaged his Darth Vader and Luke Skywaker Memorabilia. During the attack, he later suffocated her during a row and then ran sobbing to his mother who lived in the area. La-Touche told police his wife had smashed up his Star Wars collection as part of a campaign to ‘make his life hell’. He was found guilty of murder and was ordered to serve a mininum of 12 years.