Silence that led to a murder

A SCHOOLBOY who murdered his teacher also planned to stab to death his head of year and butcher a pregnant teacher’s unborn baby after researching how to “kill fast”, an inquest heard.

Strapping 6ft tall Will Cornick showed fellow pupils a 13in-long kitchen knife and boasted of his plot to attack petite Ann Maguire before he stabbed her eight times during her Spanish class. 

He was also carrying a bottle of Jack Daniels whisky in his rucksack, along with the knife, which he pulled out and boasted: “It’s like a party.” 

Cornick was 15 when he murdered Mrs Maguire, 61, at Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds in April,...
source: Express