On March 1, 2006, 11-year-old Joe Geeling was lured away from school and murdered by 14-year-old Michael Hamer, in Bury, Greater Manchester, UK.

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On March 1, 2006, 11-year-old Joe Geeling was lured away from school and murdered by 14-year-old Michael Hamer, in Bury, Greater Manchester, UK.

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Sources:

Bury Focus. January 30, 2007. Bury News | News Headlines | Hamer sentence increased

Bury Times. December 14, 2016. Man who murdered 11-year-old boy loses bid to be released from jail early

The Bolton News. October 19, 2006. ‘Killer son has destroyed his own life, too’

Evening Chronicle. February 27, 2007. Maximum security for teenage killer

Karen Spibey, October 19, 2006. Chilling calls of calm killer | Bury Times

Bury Times. October 19, 2006. The fake letter that lured Joe | Bury Times

Bury Times. October 16, 2006. Trial Reaction

Paul Keaveny, The Bolton News. October 17, 2006. Why did he do it? Murder trial's unanswered question

Mark McGregor, BBC. October 16, 2006. BBC NEWS | UK | England | What makes a victim a killer?

Mark McGregor, BBC. October 16, 2006. BBC NEWS | UK | England | Manchester | Profile of a schoolboy killer

BBC News. October 16, 2006. BBC NEWS | UK | England | Manchester | Teenager admits schoolboy murder

BBC News. March 3, 2006. BBC NEWS | UK | England | Manchester | Boy's body 'concealed' in gulley

BBC News. March 4, 2006. BBC NEWS | UK | England | Manchester | Park body is missing 11-year-old

BBC News. March 4, 2006. BBC NEWS | UK | England | Manchester | Park body forensic work continues

Julia Houston, BBC News. October 16, 2006. BBC NEWS | UK | England | A tragic end for a 'shining star'

BBC News. October 16, 2006. BBC NEWS | UK | England | The killer who finished his homework

BBC News. February 16, 2013. Charity to murdered Joe Geeling closes after raising over £220,000

BBC News, January 18, 2007. BBC NEWS | UK | England | Manchester | Inquiry into Joe Geeling murder

Jo Frost on Britain's Killer Kids

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