Victim tried to end life after ex's harassment
Manchester Evening News|November 29, 2021
A STALKER bombarded his terrified ex-girlfriend and her sister with hundreds of messages after they broke up – leading her to try and take her own life.
LOUISA GREGSON

Paul Ray Lofthouse, 37, was in a three-month relationship with the woman last year.

Manchester Magistrates’ Court heard that when it ended ‘he did not take it well’.

Tess Kenyon, prosecuting, said Lofthouse ‘started turning up at bars looking for her and asking friends where she was’.

In a statement read out in court, the victim described being on two lots of tablets and being unable to sleep following the ordeal.

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