Satpreet Singh Gandhi, aged 37, of Burley, Leeds, has received a life sentence for murdering his estranged wife at her home in the city.

On September 5, 2022, he armed himself with a knife and waited outside Harleen Kaur Satpreet Gandhi’s flat in Headingley.

He accused her of cheating on him and lashed out before attacking her with the weapon.

Officers attended the scene at 6:26 pm.

Harleen was found unconscious inside the property with significant blood loss and was taken to hospital for emergency treatment but was pronounced dead a short while later

A post-mortem revealed she died as a result of a stab wound to the chest.

Armed officers were deployed to trace her estranged husband as a suspect. He was arrested later that evening at his home address.

A letter that was found at the address read:

“This is my revenge for the humiliation and disrespect.”

A murder investigation was launched