17 year old to be sentenced for mother's murder

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Leah Whittle was stabbed in Weymouth in July Credit: ITV Westcountry

A 17 year old man is due to be sentenced for the murder of his mother in Dorset.

Leah Whittle, who was 42, was stabbed to death at her home in Weymouth in July. Her son Kieren Smith was found guilty of murder following an 8 day trial at Winchester Crown Court yesterday.

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