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Two men jailed for life for Leicester house fire murders

Two men have been jailed for life for murdering a mother and her children in Leicester, who died when their home was mistakenly set alight in a botched revenge attack.

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'He's only a baby!' heard as 17 year old's verdict read out

There were tears in the public gallery as 17-year-old Cairo Parker's manslaughter verdict was read out as someone cried out, "He's only a baby!"

Cairo Parker, 17, was found guilty of manslaughter but not four counts of murder. Credit: Leicestershire Police

The judge Mr Justice John Griffith Williams lifted restrictions on naming Parker and said he would hear mitigation tomorrow afternoon before sentencing the defendants on Wednesday morning.

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