The “calculating and remorseless” teenager who raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has been locked up for at least 27 years as he admitted the crime.
High Court in Glasgow.
The 16-year-old boy who abducted, raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has been locked up for at least 27 years.
A 16-year-old boy who abducted, raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail will be sentenced today.
A man accused of murdering his wife by striking her with a mallet or similar instrument is to be returned to custody after assessment at the state hospital.
A man who discharged himself from a psychiatric hospital two days before killing his best friend has been sent to the State Hospital at Carstairs without limit of time.
A boy who killed six-year-old Alesha MacPhail in a “bestial manner” could be identified on Friday.
A 16-year-old boy faces a life sentence after being found guilty of the “bestial” rape and murder of a six-year-old girl while she visited her grandparents on holiday.
A 16-year-old boy has been found guilty of abducting, raping and murdering six-year-old Alesha MacPhail.
The jury in the trial of a 16-year-old boy accused of raping and murdering a six-year-old girl has retired to consider its verdict.
There is a “mountain” of evidence against a teenager accused of abducting, raping and murdering a six-year-old girl, a jury has been told.
A woman who a teenager accused of murder blames for the death of a six-year-old girl felt “jealous and threatened” by her, a court has heard.
A teenager accused of raping and murdering a six-year-old girl claims he lost his clothes in the sea after a court heard his DNA was recovered from the waistband of jogging trousers found on the shore.
DNA matching a teenage boy accused of raping and murdering a six-year-old girl was found on her body and clothes, a court has heard.
A man accused of murdering his wife by striking her with a mallet or a similar object is to be assessed at the state hospital.
A man has appeared in court charged with murdering his wife in Glasgow by striking her with a mallet or a similar object.
A man detained in a psychiatric hospital after allegedly severing a disabled woman’s hand has had a “substantial turnaround” in his mental health, a court has heard.
The parents of a malnourished toddler who died have been jailed for more than six years after admitting neglect.
A man accused of murder was “muttering nonsense” hours before he allegedly killed Dundee man Gordon Diduca, a jury has heard.
Two party-goers hid behind a wall in a stairwell trying to reason with man who was firing arrows at them shortly before one of them was killed, a court heard.
A Dundee labourer tried to wrestle a bow from his alleged killer’s hands moments before being stabbed, a court has heard.