US jury took two hours to convict Shawn Tyson of killing two Britons

It took the jury of 8 women and 4 men about two hours to convict Shawn Tyson of murder in the first degree of James Kouzaris and James Cooper.

The 17-year-old, wearing a shirt and tie, sat emotionless as the verdict was read to the court, as did his mother Kenyatta Whitfield, in the public gallery.

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US teen guilty of Brit murders

A US court has found Florida teenager Shawn Tyson guilty of murdering British tourists James Kouzaris and James Cooper in the US state last year.