Teens set for murder trial after death of Spalding mother and daughter

VICTIM: Katie Edwards.
VICTIM: Katie Edwards.

Two 15-year-olds are due in court on Wednesday accused of murdering a mother and daughter at their home in Spalding.

The defendants, who cannot be named for legal reasons, are set to appear for trial at Nottingham Crown Court in connection with the deaths of Elizabeth (49) and Katie Edwards (13) whose bodies were found at their home in Dawson Avenue, Spalding, on April 15.

The trial of two 15-year-olds accused of murdering Elizabeth Edwards and her daughter Katie is due to start at Nottingham Crown Court on Wednesday.

The trial of two 15-year-olds accused of murdering Elizabeth Edwards and her daughter Katie is due to start at Nottingham Crown Court on Wednesday.

Both of the accused pleaded guilty to manslaughter, but denied murder, during a hearing at the same court on September 6.