22-year-old Kyle Beckford of Waleys Close in Luton has been sentenced to life in prison, to serve a minimum of 24 years.
Earlier today a jury at Luton Crown Court unanimously found him guilty of murdering 19-year-old cyclist Delaney Brown, also from Luton.
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Nearly month since RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague disappeared, his mother Nicola has appealed to anyone who may know what happened to him.
Police believe two murder victims - whose bodies were found within a week of each other in Luton - were killed at the same time.