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James Bulger: Jon Venables And The Geelong Granny Killer

by | 29th, March 2010

JAMES Bulger’s killer Jon Venables has slipped from the news radar, but his story has travelled the globe. The Geelong Advertiser , in Australia, reports that James’s mother Denise Fergus “says a granny killer living in Belmont has lost his right to keep his identity a secret”.

The mother of a child killed by children in Liverpool identifies with the murder of a “granny” killed in Australia. Does one case need the other?

James Bulger Case in pictures

Denise Fergus says she feels Geelong people’s pain about an unrepentant killer living among them.

The link between the stories is not only about a life taken, a crime; it is about the killer.

The Geelong Advertiser recalls the death of 75-year-old Marie Zidan in 2000. She was sexually assaulted and killed.

A spokesman for Ms Fergus said the granny killer, who committed the heinous crime with a mate when they were 15 and 16 years old, had run out of chances.

Denise Fergus is no longer the mother of toddler killed in terrible

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