Youngest members of the family sentenced
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Two girls sentenced for grandfather murder plot

Two girls have been sentenced for a plot to kill their 89-year-old grandfather in order to obtain money.

The man was attacked by his adopted daughter, 49, her daughters aged 16 and 14, her son, 19, and his girlfriend, 17, near Winchester.

At Winchester Crown Court, the 16-year-old got 26-months' detention while the 14-year-old received a two-year youth rehabilitation order.

Jon Kay reports.

  • 29 Sep 2011
  • From the section UK