Sunday Mirror

Rip­per Sut­cliffe nursed by men only af­ter heart scare

- BY DAN WAR­BUR­TON

SE­RIAL killer the York­shire Rip­per is be­ing treated by male nurses only af­ter suf­fer­ing a sus­pected heart at­tack. ck.

Peter Sut­cliffe, 74, last night ht re­mained hand­cuffed to a hos­pi­tal bed in a pri­vate room af­ter he was rushed to ca­su­alty.

A source said: “Sut­cliffe is very y un­well and he’s go­ing to spend d the next few days in hos­pi­tal. But only male nurses are be­ing al­lowed to treat him on the ward he is in due to his no­to­ri­ety and fears that fe­male nurses wouldn’t want to go near him.”

The killer, who has been serv­ing life for the mur­der of 13 women since 1981, was taken from HMP Fran­k­land, Durham to the Univer­sity Hos­pi­tal of North Durham on Wed­nes­day. Yes­ter­day the Min­istry of Jus­tice said it would not com­ment on in­di­vid­ual pris­on­ers.

 ??  ?? AIL­ING Kill Killer Peter Sut­cliffe
AIL­ING Kill Killer Peter Sut­cliffe

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