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 LEE NEWELL

 


Name:

Lee William Newell

AKA:

 

D.O.B:

1969
Kill Total:

2

Kill date:

1989 & 2013

Kill Place:

Norwich & Warwickshire

Status:

 

Occupation:

 
Victim: Mary Neal & Subhan Anwar

D.O.B:

Mary Neal - 1932 Anwar - 1989

 


 

Court:

Warwick Crown
Case No: U20130190

Judge:

Mr Justice Baker

Prosecution:

Peter Grieves-Smith

Defence:

Joseph Stone QC

 

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FACTFILE

 

1988, Lee Newell, originally from Norwich, was  jailed at the city's crown court for strangling his neighbour, 56-year-old Mary Neal.

 

1989, Convicted of murder

 

February 2013, Newell along with Gary Smith murdered child killer Subhan Anwar, who was serving a life sentence for killing a 2-year-old child.

The pair followed him into his cell at HMP Long-Lartin in Worcestershire,  where with weapons fashioned from a pen and a toothbrush, they attacked him, strangling him with his own pyjamas. They then drank a hot chocolate before letting prison guards into the cell.

 

23rd September 2013, At Warwick Crown Court both men were found guilty of murder.

The judge, Mr Justice Baker handed down a 'Whole Life tariff' to both men, meaning they will never be released. See list of prisoners on list here >>

 

11th April 2014, Newell appealed to the high court against his 'Whole life Tariff', the appeal was rejected. Download the judgement here >>

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