Man kidnaps and cuts up his 16-year-old stepsister because he and his girlfriend wanted to have sex with her
|Becky Watts, Nathan Matthews, and Shauna Hoare|
(Scroll down for video) A man and his girlfriend were arrested after kidnapping and killing a 16-year-old girl because they wanted to have sex with her, police in the United Kingdom said.
Now, 28-year-old Nathan Matthews and 21-year-old Shauna Hoare of Bristol, have been sentenced to jail in connection with the killing of 16-year-old Becky Watts.
The Bristol Crown Court heard that Matthews and Hoare, had conspired to kidnap Watts, the stepsister of Matthews, for their own sexual interests.
Matthews however, denied the charges, maintaining that he had killed Becky by accident during a bungled prank to kidnap her.
The jury found him guilty of murder.
Hoare claimed that she knew nothing of Matthews plans or actions, that she had no involvement in Becky's death or the concealment of her body.
The jury has found her guilty of manslaughter. Matthews and Hoare have never expressed any remorse for Watts’ death.
Matthews had developed a sexual attraction to teenage girls and Shauna Hoare had been persuaded to participate.
According to the police investigation, Watts was murdered in her home. After killing Watts, Matthews and Hoare dismembered her at their home.
The pair then enlisted friends to hide her remains in the shed.
Donovan Demetrius, 30, and James Ireland, 23, were found not guilty of assisting an offender. Karl Demetrius, 30, and Jaydene Parsons, 23, pleaded guilty to assisting an offender.