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Ipswich Star
James Fairweather sentenced to minimum of 27 years in jail for murders of James Attfield and Nahid Almanealife sentence for the killings. Fairweather was found guilty by a unanimous ju
James Fairweather sentenced to minimum of 27 years in jail for murders of James Attfield and Nahid Almanea
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
life sentence for the killings. Fairweather was found guilty by a unanimous jury verdict following a two week trial at Guildford Crown Court, which ended last Friday. He had admitted manslaughter by diminished responsibility for the fatal... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Robber said 'this is a robbery, open the till' with knife drawnhim with a Stanley knife saying ‘this is a robbery, open the till, I’m here to
Robber said 'this is a robbery, open the till' with knife drawn
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
him with a Stanley knife saying ‘this is a robbery, open the till, I’m here to rob’,” prosecutor Andrew Horsell said at Guildford Crown Court on Thursday (April 28). The 33-year-old then went behind the counter, helped himself to £278 in cash... Read more
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International Business Times
Colchester: Serial killer-obsessed James Fairweather gets life for 'sadistic' double murder aged 15 (right) was stabbed more than 100 timesEssex Police After being found guilty o
Colchester: Serial killer-obsessed James Fairweather gets life for 'sadistic' double murder aged 15
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
(right) was stabbed more than 100 timesEssex Police After being found guilty of two counts of murder following a trial at Guildford crown court, Fairweather has now been jailed for 27 years for the "horrific crimes" he committed as a child. Paul... Read more
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metro
Serial killer-obsessed schoolboy jailed for 27 years after murdering two strangersstabbed 16 times as she walked along the Salary Brook Trail. Now aged 17, Fair
Serial killer-obsessed schoolboy jailed for 27 years after murdering two strangers
metro / Posted 2 days ago
stabbed 16 times as she walked along the Salary Brook Trail. Now aged 17, Fairweather had denied murder instead telling Guildford Crown Court, during his trial, that he suffered from psychosis and ‘voices’ told him to kill. But his case was... Read more
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Gazette News
James Fairweather, 17, to serve 27 years in prison for double murderwill serve at least 27 years in prison. James Fairweather was sentenced at the
James Fairweather, 17, to serve 27 years in prison for double murder
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
will serve at least 27 years in prison. James Fairweather was sentenced at the Old Bailey today after a two-week trial at Guildford Crown Court. The sentence is the minimum period Fairweather must serve in custody before he is eligible to be... Read more
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Daily Star
Britain's youngest serial killer detained for 27 yearsFairweather is one of many young killers that shocked the nation He was later
Britain's youngest serial killer detained for 27 years
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
Fairweather is one of many young killers that shocked the nation He was later found guilty of murder at his trial at Guildford Crown Court where jurors heard how Fairweather was obsessed with the Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe and Stockwell... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Breaking news from across the county, April 27has heard. Justin Wells the driver of the Volkswagen Golf that hit Jane Hobbs
Breaking news from across the county, April 27
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
has heard. Justin Wells the driver of the Volkswagen Golf that hit Jane Hobbs on October 31 2014, and his trial began at Guildford Crown Court yesterday (Tuesday April 26). I’m afraid to say the M25 is already building up this... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Barrister offers to pay back drug dealer's ill-gotten gains of £1as it was all the 43-year-old had left in his bank account but settled for the
Barrister offers to pay back drug dealer's ill-gotten gains of £1
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
as it was all the 43-year-old had left in his bank account but settled for the "nominal fee" ordered by Judge Peter Moss at Guildford Crown Court on Friday (April 22) after he said it would cost twice as much to recoup it. Judge Moss suggested... Read more
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Gazette News
Murder victim James just days from emotional reunion with his children when he was killedhe can’t see his dad? It’s unbearable.” Fairweather was convicted of murdering
Murder victim James just days from emotional reunion with his children when he was killed
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
he can’t see his dad? It’s unbearable.” Fairweather was convicted of murdering Mr Attfield and Nahid Almanea, in 2014, at Guildford Crown Court last Friday, and will be sentenced at the Old Bailey on Friday. Miss Down attended Fairweather’s trial... Read more
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Daily Star
Killer kids: The Ripper fan teen and the UK's youngest convicted murderershe knifed student Nahid Almanea as she walked along a nature trail in town. No
Killer kids: The Ripper fan teen and the UK's youngest convicted murderers
Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
he knifed student Nahid Almanea as she walked along a nature trail in town. Now 17-year-old was found guilty of murder at Guildford Crown Court today. But the teenage killer isn't the only twisted young person to face murder. Here's a round-up... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Britain’s youngest serial killer unmaskedbrutally stabbed to death by Fairweather in random attacks. James was stabbed
Britain’s youngest serial killer unmasked
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
brutally stabbed to death by Fairweather in random attacks. James was stabbed 102 times in a frenzied two-minute attack, Guildford crown court was told. Three months later Nahid, 31, was also attacked in Colchester as she walked by a nature... Read more
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News.com.au
Britain’s youngest serial killer unmaskeddeath by Fairweather in random attacks.Source:Snapper Media James was stabbed
Britain’s youngest serial killer unmasked
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
death by Fairweather in random attacks.Source:Snapper Media James was stabbed 102 times in a frenzied two-minute attack, Guildford crown court was told. Three months later Nahid, 31, was also attacked in Colchester as she walked by a nature... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How James Fairweather turned from Mr Bean into the Teen Ripperhim took it seriously.” A knife used by James Fairweather The killer, now 17,
How James Fairweather turned from Mr Bean into the Teen Ripper
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
him took it seriously.” A knife used by James Fairweather The killer, now 17, showed no emotion yesterday when a jury at Guildford crown court convicted him of the two killings. Julie Finch, 52, the mum of first victim James, cried and hugged... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Northern Echo
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Teenager obsessed with killers describes how he murdered two strangers in Essexsounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Teenager obsessed with killers describes how he murdered two strangers in Essex
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: “On March 29... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Ipswich Star
He is a “monster in our eyes” says mother of Colchester murder victim James Attfield as his killer is found guilty of two counts of murderhas today described her son’s death as “cruel and unnescessary”. Julie Finch,
He is a “monster in our eyes” says mother of Colchester murder victim James Attfield as his killer is found guilty of two counts of murder
Ipswich Star / Posted 9 days ago
has today described her son’s death as “cruel and unnescessary”. Julie Finch, mother of James Attfield, outside Guildford Crown Court As her son’s killer, James Fairweather, was found guilty of murdering both James and student Nahid... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Streatham Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Bury Times
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Gazette News
Watch convicted murderer James Fairweather, 17, describe brutal murder to policepupil of Thorpe Walk, Colchester, brutally murdered two strangers to satisfy hi
Watch convicted murderer James Fairweather, 17, describe brutal murder to police
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
pupil of Thorpe Walk, Colchester, brutally murdered two strangers to satisfy his desire to kill. After a ten-day trial at Guildford Crown Court, the jury returned its verdict at 12.50pm today. His sentence will be passed at the Old Bailey on... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murderssounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to s
Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
sounded like something plucked from a horror film. Ms Finch was too upset to speak as she stood on the steps of Guildford Crown Court beside an Essex police officer, who read a statement on her behalf. The statement said: "On March 29... Read more
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Daily Star
Shocking moment Colchester serial killer shows police how he stabbed his victimsstood over him. I stabbed him. I did a few times” James Fairweather In the cli
Shocking moment Colchester serial killer shows police how he stabbed his victims
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
stood over him. I stabbed him. I did a few times” James Fairweather In the clip, which was played to the jury at Guildford Crown Court, the young killer said: "I saw him [Mr Attfield] and he was lying on the grass. "He was asleep, I... Read more
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Ipswich Star
James Fairweather, 17, found guilty of murdering James Attfield and Nahid Almanea in Colchester in 2014and James Attfield A teenager has been found guilty of murdering two people in
James Fairweather, 17, found guilty of murdering James Attfield and Nahid Almanea in Colchester in 2014
Ipswich Star / Posted 9 days ago
and James Attfield A teenager has been found guilty of murdering two people in Colchester in 2014 following a trial at Guildford Crown Court, in Surrey. James Attfield, 33, from Colchester, who died after he was found with injuries in the... Read more
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International Business Times
Colchester stabbings: Serial killer-obsessed James Fairweather guilty of double murder aged 15 accept this plea and he faced a trial by jury which found him guilty of the pre
Colchester stabbings: Serial killer-obsessed James Fairweather guilty of double murder aged 15
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
accept this plea and he faced a trial by jury which found him guilty of the premeditated killings. During the trial at the Guildford crown court, the jury heard how Fairweather was "turned on" by serial killers such as Ian Huntley, Myra Hindley and... Read more
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SKY News
'Ripper' Teen Guilty Of Two Stranger Murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
'Ripper' Teen Guilty Of Two Stranger Murders
SKY News / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. A ban on reporting the boy's identity has now been lifted. Fairweather showed no reaction as the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Teen found guilty of Colchester stabbings 'idolised the Yorkshire Ripper'that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Teen found guilty of Colchester stabbings 'idolised the Yorkshire Ripper'
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Streatham Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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Bury Times
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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metro
Schoolboy found guilty of murdering two strangersin 2014. The boy said he suffered from psychosis and ‘voices’ told him to kill
Schoolboy found guilty of murdering two strangers
metro / Posted 9 days ago
in 2014. The boy said he suffered from psychosis and ‘voices’ told him to kill, but a psychiatrist doubted his claims, Guildford Crown Court heard. To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that... Read more
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Gazette
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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guardian-series
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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This is West Country
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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Gazette News
Watch convicted murderer James Fairweather, 17, describe brutal murders to policepupil of Thorpe Walk, Colchester, brutally murdered two strangers to satisfy hi
Watch convicted murderer James Fairweather, 17, describe brutal murders to police
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
pupil of Thorpe Walk, Colchester, brutally murdered two strangers to satisfy his desire to kill. After a ten-day trial at Guildford Crown Court, the jury returned its verdict at 12.50pm today. His sentence will be passed at the Old Bailey on... Read more
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Gazette News
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
Boy, 17, found guilty of Colchester stabbing murders
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. He was hunting a third victim when he was caught by police. The teenager was "turned on" by serial... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How did "kind" schoolboy become vicious serial killer?said there was a history of killers returning to the scenes of their crimes “to
How did "kind" schoolboy become vicious serial killer?
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
said there was a history of killers returning to the scenes of their crimes “to feel the pleasure of the killing". Guildford Crown Court also heard Fairweather had an interest in cannibalism and watched programmes about the Nazis. Police... Read more
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express
Teenager obsessed with Yorkshire Ripper GUILTY of savage double murderthat he "could have gone on to kill at least 15 more people". Fairweather now
Teenager obsessed with Yorkshire Ripper GUILTY of savage double murder
express / Posted 9 days ago
that he "could have gone on to kill at least 15 more people". Fairweather now faces life in prison after the jury at Guildford Crown Court convicted him of two murders, rejecting claims he was mad. The youth was just 15 when he stabbed... Read more
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Gazette News
GUILTY: James Fairweather, 17, found guilty of murdering James Attfield and Nahid Almaneapupil of Thorpe Walk, Colchester, brutally murdered two strangers to satisfy hi
GUILTY: James Fairweather, 17, found guilty of murdering James Attfield and Nahid Almanea
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
pupil of Thorpe Walk, Colchester, brutally murdered two strangers to satisfy his desire to kill. After a ten-day trial at Guildford Crown Court, the jury returned its verdict at 12.50pm today. His sentence will be passed at the Old Bailey on... Read more
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thebee
'Ripper' Teen Guilty Of Two Stranger Murdersthat compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished resp
'Ripper' Teen Guilty Of Two Stranger Murders
thebee / Posted 9 days ago
that compelled him to kill. He denied murder on the grounds of diminished responsibility but was convicted by a jury at Guildford Crown Court. A ban on reporting the boy's identity has now been lifted. The court was told how Fairweather went... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Woking sex offender Allan Cundick banned from teachingretired from teaching in 1989 and has expressed no desire to return to the prof
Woking sex offender Allan Cundick banned from teaching
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
retired from teaching in 1989 and has expressed no desire to return to the profession. Passing sentence at Guildford Crown Court in January last year Judge Peter Moss told him: “You were a teacher of science to children and you have... Read more
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