Son of Yorkshire Ripper's first victim FORGIVES killer after meeting with Desmond Tutu
Richard McCann was five years old when his mother Wilma was brutally murdered by notorious serial killer Peter Sutcliffe in Leeds in 1975.
Wilma was 28 when she hitched a ride home with the sick murderer after a night out drinking.
Sutcliffe murdered Wilma in a field 100 yards from her Leeds home, hitting her with a hammer before stabbing her 14 times in the neck, chest and stomach.
The horrific attack marked the first murder of Sutcliffe’s 13 victim killing spree, for which he was sentenced to 20 life terms in 1981.
The murder meant that Richard and his three sisters ended up being taken... read more
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