Stephen Waterson Bio, Wiki
Stephen Waterson is the arrogant man who killed a 3-year-old Alfie Lamb on Feb. 1, 2018, by reversing the seat of his Audi A4 convertible, as Lamb sat in the cramped footwell behind on a journey home.
Stephen Waterson, the adopted son of a former government minister Nigel Waterson, is starting a seven and a half year sentence for manslaughter tonight after he killed Alfie by pushing his car seat back on the youngster.
Stephen Waterson Age
He is 26 years old.
Stephen Waterson Girlfriend(Adrian Hoare)
Waterson was in an intimate relationship with Alfie’s mum Adrian Hoare, 24.
Alfie’s mum Adrian Hoare, from Gravesend in Kent, was convicted of child cruelty at the end of the first trial and was later jailed for two years and nine months at the same court.
Stephen Waterson Killed Alfie Lamb
Alfie was in the rear footwell of an Audi A4 convertible when Waterson twice moved his electric seat back in what prosecutors said was a ‘fit of childish temper’.
The helpless boy was crushed and suffered a heart attack as the group made their way back from a shopping trip in south London last February. He died in hospital three days later when his life support was switched off.
Stephen Waterson Sentenced
Judge Mr. Justice Kerr branded Waterson’s’ cunning, manipulative, threatening and controlling’ as he jailed him today.
Waterson will be eligible for parole after serving half of his sentence, meaning he could be free in less than four years.
Alfie Lamb Family Statements
Speaking after the sentencing today, Alfie’s grandmother Janis Templeton-Hoare said: ‘It’s not going to bring my beautiful little grandson back. I say a life for a life.
‘I’ve got no feelings for Stephen whatsoever. He’s an evil, nasty person. I hope he rots in prison. I mean that from the bottom of my heart.’
Speaking outside court, Alfie’s aunt Ashleigh Jeffery said: ‘No sentence will be enough but today we finally gave Alfie a voice and justice has been done.’
She said the family was ‘utterly devastated’ by Alfie’s death, adding: ‘He was a very happy three-year-old boy with his whole life ahead of him.’
Alfie Lamb Mother
Alfie’s mother Adrian Hoare, 24, was previously cleared of manslaughter but found guilty of child cruelty. She was jailed for two years and nine months for failing to protect her son who pleaded ‘Mummy, Mummy’ as he was crushed.
Fast Facts You Need to Know
- Stephen Waterson crashed the car seat against Alfie Lamb after a shopping trip
- Little Alfie collapsed from catastrophic injuries and died three days later.
- The adopted son of a former minister was jailed today for manslaughter
- Family hits sentence that could see Waterson free in four years