Girl, 15, found guilty of murdering dinner lady and her daughter
A 15-year-old girl has been found guilty at Nottingham Crown Court of murdering Elizabeth and Katie Edwards, who were smothered and stabbed through the throat in Spalding, Lincolnshire.
Her boyfriend, also 15, admitted murder at an earlier hearing while the girl pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
However, she’s now been found guilty of murder by a jury in Lincoln.
Mrs Edwards, 49, and Katie were found at their home in Spalding, Lincolnshire, in April this year.
The court was told that they had stabbed them in the voice box to prevent them from screaming for help after plotting the crime at... read more
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