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Theresa Riggi found dead in secure hospital

An American woman who killed her three children in Edinburgh has been found dead in a secure hospital in Nottinghamshire. Riggi, originally from California, United States, killed her three children, eight-year-old twins Austin and Luke, and their sister Cecilia, five, stabbing each of them eight times.  She was sentenced to 16 years in jail having pleaded guilty to a charge of culpable homicide on the grounds of diminished responsibility.

The BBC has been told that she was found dead at Rampton Secure Hospital in Nottinghamshire.

More news; -http://www,bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh/