Schoolgirl who compiled 'kill list' tried to murder her best friend, court told
A 14-year-old girl obsessed with serial killers prepared a "kill list" including the names of her friends, mother and brother before she attempted to murder her best friend by stabbing her at school, a court heard.
A jury was told the teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, lured her friend at the start of a school day to a quiet part of the grounds where she said she was going to give her a present.
But James Newton-Price QC, prosecuting, told Winchester Crown Court that when the defendant had got her friend alone, she asked her to close her eyes and hold out her hand... read more
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