'Predatory' uncle found guilty of 16-year-old niece Louise Smith's murder

Uncle jailed for life over murdering niece Louise Smith, 16

“Predator” Shane Mays is believed to have lured the vulnerable Louise Smith to the remote forest where he killed her to sexually assault her, his trial was told. The 30-year-old, who has lower-than-average intelligence, then “brutally” beat her to death before contaminating and burning her…

Uncle jailed for life over murdering niece Louise Smith, 16

Uncle jailed for life over murdering niece Louise Smith, 16

Shane Mays has been sentenced to a minimum of 25 years in prison at Winchester Crown Court for the “brutal” murder of 16-year-old Louise Smith. The mother and father of murdered teen Louise Smith have described their lives in ‘turmoil’ after the ‘purely evil’ murder…