Friday, December 16, 2011

Boy kills mother hours after she announced her engagement on Facebook

[ via Mail Online ] 15 Dec

James Gethen, a 15-year-old boy clubbed his mother to death with a baseball bat in a fit of rage hours after she announced her engagement on Facebook.

He then "calmly" walked out of the house and telling a neighbour what he had done. James said he could 'see her brains' after carrying out the attack.

His sister Paula, 16, was woken by screams from the living room and when she saw what had happened Gethen told her: ‘I’m not bothered. I hope she’s dead.’

The schoolboy had been traumatized by the death of his father eight months earlier and had even tried to jump into his grave, a court heard Thursday.

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