BREAKING NEWS: Boy (15) admits murder of Spalding mum and daughter

A 15-year-old boy has admitted the murders of a mother and her daughter.

Monday, 10th October 2016, 12:47 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 7:59 pm
VICTIM: Katie Edwards.

Elizabeth Edwards (49) and her 13-year-old daughter Katie were found dead at an address in Dawson Avenue, Spalding on April 15 this year.

A 15-year-old girl, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is on trial at Nottingham Crown Court at the start of an estimated eight-day-long


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VICTIM: Liz Edwards.

The jury has been told the girl has admitted the manslaughter of Mrs Edwards and Katie, but denies their murder.

The boy admitted the two charges of murder today (Monday).

Both teenagers were aged 14 at the time of the killings.

VICTIM: Liz Edwards.