Transgender woman with Axe attacks three in Sydney
Trigger Warning. Video with graphic violence
Evie Amati allegedly attacked two Seven-Eleven customers with an axe Saturday, picking the victims seemingly at random.
The CCTV footage shows her nonchalantly striking up a conversation with the first victim, Ben Rimmer, at the checkout. Then in an apparently unprovoked attack hit him with the axe then smashed Sharon Hacker as she was exiting the store. Both were taken to the hospital and released.
The third alleged victim outside of the store didn’t suffer any injuries. Evie Amati has been charged with injury with intent to murder for all of the attacks.
She had very little, if any, intention to do what happened,” said her lawyer Mr Waterstreet.
“Very little culpability for what happened.”
The court heard Amati was on large doses of drugs at the time of the alleged attack, including anti-depressants, gender-transition medication and another unknown substance according to Yahoo News