Mother makes bone-chilling cries as her son is rushed to hospital from their $3.1million home in leafy Sydney suburb after she allegedly stabbed him in a violent argument
- Samantha Palmer, 55, is accused of stabbing her son multiple times in a dispute
- Hugo Ball, 22, was found with multiple stab wounds at his home in Bellevue Hill
- His mother was arrested and charged over the alleged attack on Saturday night
- She was overheard screaming as paramedics treated him outside the home
A mother screamed ‘I love you’ before she was marched out of her home by police after allegedly stabbing her son in a violent argument.
Samantha Palmer, 55, was arrested after her son Hugo Ball was found with stab wounds at their home at Bellevue Hill in Sydney’s eastern suburbs about 1.30am on Saturday.
The 22-year-old was was treated at the scene before being carried out in a stretcher to St Vincent’s Hospital in a serious condition.
His mother’s gut-wrenching screams rang out throughout the wealthy suburb as emergency services flooded the $3.1million home.
‘Darling!’ she was overheard sobbing as police restrained her.
‘I love you!’
She was arrested at the property and charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
Neighbour Max Myer said he had never heard anything like it in the usually quiet suburb.
‘I heard a woman’s voice shouting, first of all quietly then increasingly loudly,’ Mr Myer told Nine News.
‘I’ve lived here for about three years and I haven’t experienced anything like that.’
New South Wales Ambulance Inspector Giles Buchanan said the boy was in bad shape when they found him, according to the Daily Telegraph.
‘He received a stab wound to the left arm, right shoulder and also in his back,’ he said.
Samantha Palmer, 55, was arrested after her son Hugo Ball was found stab wounds at their home at Bellevue Hill in Sydney’s eastern suburbs at 1.30am on Saturday
The 22-year-old was was treated at the scene before being carried out in a stretcher to St Vincent’s Hospital in a serious condition
‘Initially he had very low blood pressure, indicating he’d got a significant amount of bleeding going on and also the locations of the wounds can be fatal.’
The 22-year-old is a former Scots College student and a skilled boxer.
Ms Palmer is due to face Parramatta Bail Court on Sunday after being refused bail.
Ms Palmer apologised to police and thanked them as they helped her into the back of the paddy wagon