Killer must stay in jail - family

The devastated family of murder victim Charlie Smith today said her "evil" killer should never be allowed to walk the streets again.

Left to right, murder victim Charlie Smith’s father Tony Garrington, mother Janice Harris-Smith, and sisters Samantha Preece and Kamina SmithThe devastated family of murder victim Charlie Smith today said her "evil" killer should never be allowed to walk the streets again.

Miss Smith's parents, Janice Harris-Smith and Tony Garrington, and sisters Samantha Preece and Kamina Smith, sat through every day of the nine-day trial, where they heard how the 27-year-old was brutally murdered.

Mrs Harris-Smith said: "I'm very emotional but elated. My thoughts are that he is never going to come out after 26 years because he is a danger to society. He is pure evil."

Read the full story in today's Shropshire Star

Comments for: "Killer must stay in jail - family"

steve/wolf/tf7

the man was cold and caluated he should have his life taken to.

kim in telford

the man is realy sick in the head to do a dreadfull thing as to whot he did , she will rest in peace he wont god bless family

Beth Brazier

At last, a decent judge who passed a sentence befitting the crime.

M

I agree totally, it's just a pity that he couldn't be put through the terror he put Charlie and her family through.

Dorothy Webb

jail is to good for him he has left two children without there mother ,karis was i lovely young woman with her whole life in front of her with the intention of being a service to others , and he took all that away - and left her family and friends heartbroken he deserves to suffer ,.