In the compilation of evidence of the case in which Nizar El Gadi is accused of murdering his former partner; a close friend of Margaret Mifsud took the witness stand.
Geraldine Watson stated that she had known Margaret for 10 years; describing her as always unhappy and feeling trapped within her marriage.
Watson said that Margaret described her husband as being a very bad man and she lived in fear that he would run away with their two children.
Geraldine Watson said that in her correspondence of emails with Margaret Mifsud, the latter related how on a particular occasion El Gadi hid in the trunk of her car and jumped up to frighten her.
She said that he was also very disrespectful to her parents with whom they lived.