Care worker guilty of murdering schoolgirl to prevent her from revealing abuse

Care worker Stephen Nicholson has been found guilty of the “execution-style” murder of schoolgirl Lucy McHugh who he killed to prevent her revealing his year-long abuse of her.

The 25-year-old showed no emotion as he was convicted at Winchester Crown Court of the murder of the 13-year-old as well as three counts of rape when she was aged 12.

Nicholson was also found guilty of sexual activity with a child in relation to another girl in 2012, who was aged 14.

He was acquitted of a charge of…
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