THE two teen sweethearts, guilty of murdering a dinner lady and her young daughter, today add their names to the harrowing list of killer children.The pair stabbed Elizabeth Edwards, 49, and her youngest daughter Katie, 13, as they slept in their beds. The pair were dubbed the ‘Twilight Killers’ after it emerged they ate tea cakes and ice cream and watched the vampire movie after the murders.The boy, now 15, became one of the youngest ever double murderers after admitting two counts of murder at Nottingham Crown Court.The girl, who is also now 15, had admitted manslaughter but denied murdering the church-going dinner lady and her daughter due to her mental condition. But the court heard she was the “driver” behind a “cold and brutal” plot to kill a Elizabeth and Katie.In his closing speech prosecutor Peter Joyce QC said ”brutality and contempt oozes from every pore of this girl” and she held the lives of her alleged victims as cheaply as she would “a hamster or a goldfish”.But the killer teens are not the first to commit a crime which has shocked the nation and today join the grisly cast of Britain’s kid killers.Jon Venables and Robert Thompson were just ten-years-old when they murdered two-year-old James Bulger.The… Read full this story
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