Family: 'No sentence can replace loss of our loved ones'

After Anxiang Du was jailed for at least 40 years, relatives of the Ding family made the following statement:

Today justice has been served. The murderer Anxiang Du will spend the rest of his life in prison. No sentence, however long, can ever replace the loss of our loved ones and the pain we feel.

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Life for man who killed family

Anxiang Du was today jailed at Northampton Crown Court for life with minimum of 40 years after being convicted of murdering four members of the Ding family at their home in Wootton, Northamptonshire, in April 2011.