Mother suffocates two kids to death

Lianne Smith (45) told a court she had used plastic shopping bag to suffocate 5-year-old Rebecca and 11-month-old Daniel to death in May 2010.

The Girona provincial court in north-east Spain was stunned to hear Smith recounting her macabre killings in a recorded interview with the police.

She said as Daniel struggled for breath, she drew the bag closed around his neck and 'did not stop squeezing' until he was dead, The Daily Mail reported.

Then she did the same to her daughter before giving her children a cuddle and spending the night beside their bodies.

Smith claimed she killed her children because she feared they would be taken from her by social services after her partner

image
Business Standard
177 22
Business Standard

Mother suffocates two kids to death

Press Trust of India  |  London 

Lianne Smith (45) told a court she had used plastic shopping bag to suffocate 5-year-old Rebecca and 11-month-old Daniel to death in May 2010.

The Girona provincial court in north-east Spain was stunned to hear Smith recounting her macabre killings in a recorded interview with the police.

She said as Daniel struggled for breath, she drew the bag closed around his neck and 'did not stop squeezing' until he was dead, The Daily Mail reported.

Then she did the same to her daughter before giving her children a cuddle and spending the night beside their bodies.

Smith claimed she killed her children because she feared they would be taken from her by social services after her partner

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Mother suffocates two kids to death

A British mother turned a holiday into a ghastly nightmare for her children as she suffocated two of her kids to death, and spent the night besides their bodies in the Spanish resort town of Lloret de Mar.

Lianne Smith (45) told a court she had used plastic shopping bag to suffocate 5-year-old Rebecca and 11-month-old Daniel to death in May 2010.

The Girona provincial court in north-east Spain was stunned to hear Smith recounting her macabre killings in a recorded interview with the police.

She said as Daniel struggled for breath, she drew the bag closed around his neck and 'did not stop squeezing' until he was dead, The Daily Mail reported.

Then she did the same to her daughter before giving her children a cuddle and spending the night beside their bodies.

Smith claimed she killed her children because she feared they would be taken from her by social services after her partner image

Business Standard
177 22
Widgets Magazine

More News

Widgets Magazine
Widgets Magazine

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard