Author :Adam Carlson

In January, a 63-year-old woman walked into a police station in Stockport, England, and announced that she had killed her father 12 years earlier, burying his body in their garden not far from her bedroom.

Though she seemed notably stoic, the woman, Barbara Coombes, would later detail how dad Kenneth Coombes, 87, had abused her physically and sexually for decades, dating back to when she was 5 years old, according to the Guardian.

Barbara described herself as like her father’s “sex slave,” the newspaper reports, and said the abuse included hundreds of rapes and frequent molestation. Her life was a barren one, she said, devoid of friends, hobbies or a job.

She “snapped” when she killed Kenneth in January 2006 after she found child pornography in the home they shared, her attorney, Martin Heslop, said in a news release. Among the illicit images were nude photos of Barbara, as a baby, and another child, the Guardian reports.

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