Newspaper article Gympie Times, The Qld.

WOLVERINE THREAT Kicked Girl in Head, Then Threatened Kids; Man Jailed for Pulling Five Knives on Kids He Thought Were Laughing at Him

Newspaper article Gympie Times, The Qld.

WOLVERINE THREAT Kicked Girl in Head, Then Threatened Kids; Man Jailed for Pulling Five Knives on Kids He Thought Were Laughing at Him

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A MAN who crashed a Cooloola Coast Christmas party, armed with five knives "Wolverine style" and threatening to kill guests has been sentenced to nine months in jail.

Ipswich man Christopher Keith Fulton, 32, told party-goers next door to the place he was staying he would kill them when he thought they were laughing at him during a fight he was having with his fiance.

Yesterday, Fulton, despite discussing the prosecution's facts with his defence part-way through the hearing, pleaded guilty in Gympie Magistrates Court to going armed so as to cause fear to a 13-year-old child at the party.

The court heard Fulton allegedly kicked his girlfriend in the head twice in an argument during which he thought she had thrown her $4000 engagement ring away.

When he thought the party-goers were laughing at him over the fence, he told children there he would "fix" them up.

He then went inside the house and armed himself with five 30cm-long filleting knives. …

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