Georgia Williams death: Jamie Reynolds admits murder.

A man who strangled the 17-year-old daughter of a police detective before dumping her body in woodland has pleaded guilty to murder.

Georgia Williams went missing from her home in Wellington, Shropshire, on 26 May.

Her body was found off the Nant-y-Garth pass near Wrexham four days later.

Jamie Reynolds, 23, fled to Scotland after the killing and was arrested at a hotel in Glasgow. He will be sentenced on 19 December.

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Anxiang Du guilty of murder of Northampton family of four.

A businessman has been convicted of murdering a family of four in a revenge attack after he lost a legal case against them.

Jifeng “Jeff” Ding, his wife, Ge “Helen” Chui, and daughters Xing, 18, and Alice, 12, were stabbed to death in Wootton, Northants, in April 2011.

Anxiang Du had denied four counts of murder but admitted killing the family.

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Gang 'trafficked over 50 women to work as prostitutes'.

A gang smuggled woman into the UK from Eastern Europe and set them up in hotels as prostitutes, a jury at Hove Crown Court has heard.

Mate Puskas, 25, Victoria Brown, 25, Zoltan Mohacsi, 36, Istvan Toth, 34, and Peter Toth, 28, are accused of conspiracy to control prostitutes and trafficking for sexual exploitation.

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Peter McMahon death: Two jailed for freezer body murder.

Two people have been jailed for life for the murder of a pensioner whose body they dumped in a chest freezer before plundering his bank account.

Peter McMahon, 68, was found in a flat in Newcastle in December. He had suffered a number of injuries, including gouging to his eyes.

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Llywelyn Thomas murder: Two jailed for 'brutal' killing.

Two men who battered a retired farmer to death in Cambridgeshire have been jailed for life.

Llywelyn Thomas, 76, was found dead in his home in the village of Chittering just before Christmas 2011.

Gary Smith, 21, of Fen Road in Chesterton, and his nephew, Frankie Parker, 26, of Nene Road, Ely, had both denied murder.

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Bradley Davies guilty of murdering Shrewsbury busker Ben Bebbington.

A teenager has been found guilty of murdering a busker who was found injured on a canal towpath.

Bradley Davies, 18, of Westering, in Ditherington, Shrewsbury, admitted being involved in the attack on Ben Bebbington but had blamed his co-accused Stewart Doran.

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John Coates murder trial: Robert Baker jailed for life.

A man has been jailed for life after being found guilty of beating his neighbour to death before dumping him naked into a bath.

The decomposing body of John Coates, 61, was found at Fleet House, Middlesbrough, last September.

Robert Baker, 24, was sentenced to a minimum of 17 years at Teesside Crown Court on Thursday.

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Gateshead head-severing: Karl Bestford jailed for murder.

A man who tried to cut his landlord’s head off in a row over rent arrears has been jailed for life for his murder.

Ex-abattoir worker Karl Bestford stabbed and mutilated Simon Meech, 46, after inviting him round to his flat in Gateshead, on 28 July last year.

The 35-year-old had denied murder but was found guilty by a jury, at Newcastle Crown Court.

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Aamir Siddiqi murder: Jason Richards and Ben Hope given 40 years each.

Two “staggeringly incompetent” hitmen must serve a minimum of 40 years each in jail for stabbing to death an innocent student after they targeted the wrong house.

Aamir Siddiqi, 17, was attacked at his Cardiff home by Jason Richards, 38, and Ben Hope, 39, in April 2010.

The pair were paid £1,000 each to kill a different man on a nearby street.

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Richard Sherratt murder: Birmingham prostitute guilty.

A drug-using prostitute has been found guilty of murdering a former client.

The body of Richard Sherratt, 57, was found at his flat in Old School Mews, Bridgnorth, Shropshire on 14 June.

Emma Bate, 26, from Aston, was convicted at Stafford Crown Court. She had admitted robbery and dishonestly making false representation but denied murder.

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