Killer stepdad caught by Facebook photo 50 years on

A man has been convicted of the 1968 murder of his stepson by swinging him by the ankles and smashing his head on a fireplace.

David Dearlove, who is now 71, was seen attacking 19-month-old Paul Booth by the boy’s brother.

Dearlove had denied killing the toddler, telling a jury at Teesside Crown Court that the little boy had fallen out of bed.

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