Sadistic killer Steven Brown was jailed for life today for the horrific double murder of two teenage friends.
The 28-year-old, also known as Steven Revels, was told he would serve a minimum of 30 years over the frenzied knife attack on Andrew Robb (19) and David McIlwaine (18) that shocked Northern Ireland.
The badly-mutilated bodies of the two teenagers were discovered on an isolated country road close to Tandragee, Co Armagh in February 2000.
They were found lying on the blood-spattered road with their throats cut and severe stab wounds to their stomachs.
Brown, from Castle Place, Castlecaulfield, was convicted of the barbaric attack at Belfast Crown Court last month.
Sentencing Brown today Mr Justice Gillen said that the murders were “among the most gruesome of the past 40 years”.