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2008-06-26 18:00:00

By Wesley Johnson Briton Neil Entwistle was found guilty last night of the murders of his American wife and baby daughter. Entwistle was convicted of shooting his 27-year-old wife Rachel, a former Midland teacher, and their nine-month-old daughter Lillian Rose at their new home in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, on January 20, 2006. The 29-year-old former computer worker, from Kilton, Worksop, Notts, was found guilty of first degree murder after about 13 hours of jury deliberations at the...

2008-06-25 21:00:02

Briton Neil Entwistle was found guilty Wednesday of murdering his wife and baby girl as they lay in their bed in their Hopkinton, Mass., home. The jury deliberated nearly 12 hours before reaching the verdict. Entwistle, 29, faces up to life in prison without the possibility of parole when he is sentenced Thursday, the Boston Herald reported. Entwistle's parents, Yvonne and Clifford Entwistle, said after the verdict that they believe their son's wife Rachel shot their 9-month-old...

2008-06-25 18:02:30

By LAUREL J. SWEET; JOE DWINELL Jurors in the Neil Entwistle double-murder trial ended six hours of deliberations yesterday, wanting to know more about what the Brit was doing on his laptop the day his wife and child were found shot to death in the couple's four-poster bed in Hopkinton. Given 14 pages of computer data, the jurors wanted to know what Entwistle had done on his Toshiba laptop Jan. 20, 2006. They also asked to see an undisclosed receipt, presumably pertaining to the accused...

2008-06-25 18:00:39

By Joe Dwinell, Boston Herald Jun. 25--The jury in the double-murder trial of Neil Entwistle appears to be piecing together a timeline for the day the British defendant's wife and child were shot dead. Indications that the jury is working out a timeline surrounding the murders include the request yesterday afternoon for computer records from Jan. 20, the day of the murder, and the request for an unspecified receipt. Here's what they'll put down on paper for Jan. 20, 2006, according to...

2008-06-19 06:00:11

By Joe Dwinell, Boston Herald Jun. 19--Neil Entwistle's laptop was used at a feverish pace to search "knife in neck kill" one day and "hot local escorts" the next, just days before the murders of his wife and child, a Medford computer sleuth testified yesterday. The lightning-fast hits on the accused Brit's computer, Detective Lawrence James said, were all carried out by a user named "ent" in a password-protected folder. The detective, a forensic computer specialist, said the laptop...

2008-06-18 15:00:15

Neil Entwistle allegedly researched killing techniques on the Web before he allegedly shot his wife and baby in their Massachusetts home. A computer specialist testified Tuesday at the trial of Entwistle, 29, that the British man used Google searches on his laptop computer to find how to kill with a knife just four days before the 2006 killings, The Boston Globe reported Wednesday. This is Internet history I retrieved from the laptop, said Lawrence James during the eighth day of trial in...

2008-06-18 12:00:21

By Joe Dwinell, Boston Herald Jun. 18--WOBURN -- A Medford detective testified this morning a laptop seized from Neil Entwistle's home was used to check out an online site that spells out a knife blow "in the rib cage" is a quick kill. Det. Lawrence James, taking the stand in the ninth day of testimony in this double-murder case in Middlesex Superior Court, said the user "ent" visited a G4TV.com forum looking for advice on "how to kill with a knife." That site, the detective said, shows...

2008-06-17 18:00:00

WOBURN -- A Medford detective testified today that a computer taken from Neil Entwistle's home was used for a Google search on "how to kill with a knife" four days before the brainy Brit's wife and child were found murdered. Det. Lawrence James, the 40th witness called in the double-murder trial of the electrical engineer, said six key words were tapped into a Toshiba computer on Jan. 16, 2006. The words "how to kill with a knife" were uncovered by an analysis of the computer's hard drive,...

2008-06-17 12:00:19

By Joe Dwinell, Boston Herald Jun. 17--WOBURN -- A nude photo purportedly of Neil Entwistle plastered on his homepage on an Internet sex swinger site will not be shown to jurors, the judge in the double-murder case ruled today. Judge Diane Kottmyer "excluded" the image in a series of motions she ruled on before the eighth day of testimony began. The prosecution said they "have a picture of a male that's on his homepage," said assistant district attorney Daniel Bennett. But...

2006-03-28 17:32:13

BOSTON (Reuters) - A British man accused of fatally shooting his American wife and infant daughter in Massachusetts and then fleeing to England was indicted on Tuesday on first degree murder charges by a grand jury. Prosecutors charged that Neil Entwistle shot his wife in the head before turning the .22 caliber gun on his 9-month-old daughter as the two lay together in bed on January 20. Entwistle has been held without bail in a Massachusetts jail since pleading not guilty during a...