Aamir Siddiqi murderers to be sentenced

Aamir Siddiqi
Aamir Siddiqi was stabbed to death on his doorstep Credit: Family/South Wales Police

The two men convicted of murdering Aamir Siddiqi will be sentenced at Swansea Crown Court this morning.

Jason Richards, 38 and Ben Hope, 39, were found guilty of stabbing the 17-year-old A-Level student to death on his doorstep in Roath, Cardiff, and attempting to murder his parents in April 2010.

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Siddiqi killers jailed for life

Ben Hope and Jason Richards, the killers of Cardiff A-Level student Aamir Siddiqi, have each received a life sentence in jail. The judge at Cardiff Crown Court told them they must each serve a minimum term of 40 years.