Killer Aidan McAteer to spend almost same time in jail as Violet-Grace Youens was alive
Aidan McAteer will spend almost the same time in jail his tragic hit and run victim Violet-Grace Youens was alive.
McAteer fled the country after knocking down the four-and-a-half-year-old in a stolen car at 80mph on a 30mph road in St Helens .
Violet-Grace and her nan Angela French were mown down on a pedestrian crossing and she later died in her mum Rebecca’s arms at hospital.
Mrs French, 55, has since had both her knees replaced, may need to have her right leg amputated and could never walk again.
Cowardly McAteer, 23, and passenger Dean Brennan, 27, were captured on CCTV fleeing the... read more
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