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Alan Pennell



Luke Walmsley

Luke Walmsley



Kill Total: 1 Kill place: Battersea, London
Kill date:

April 2007


Krystal Hart

Date of Birth: 1967 Marital Status: Single
AKA: Occupation:

Tuesday 4th November 2003.Luke Walmsley, was aged just 14, when he was stabbed through the heart at Birkbeck School, in North Somercotes, Lincolnshire.

A knife was taken from inside the school building by police, who arrested a 15-year-old boy and held him at Skegness police station for questioning.

Thursday 6th November 2003, Police arrest a young man, the 15 year old was remanded in custody. He cannot be named as ge is underage.

July 2004, Allan Pennell has been detained for life for the murder of Luke,  Pennell, of Grainthorpe, Linconshire, was named after a judge lifted a media ban, will serve a minimum of 12 years i prison.