Teenager to be sentenced for killing Jay Whiston

Jay Whiston Credit: Essex Police

A teenager is due to be sentenced today for killing a 17-year-old boy in Essex.

Jay Whiston was stabbed to death at a house party in Colchester in 2012. Edward Redman, who is 18 and from Colchester, was found guilty of murder after a three month trial at Chelmsford Crown Court.


Killer sentenced to life in prison for Jay Whiston's murder

Edward Redman has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of 17-year-old Jay Whiston. He will serve a minimum of 17 years of the life sentence.