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22-04-1972

British nurse Beverly Allitt kills her last child patient

This nightmare nurse was so good at befriending the relatives of those she was trying to kill that she was made a godmother by one of them. However, despite her efforts, her hospital was now becoming suspicious. Her fourth and final fatal victim was 15-month-old Claire Peck who suffered a heart attack while in her care. It was this last cardiac arrest that prompted the inquiry that ended her killing spree... Read the full Beverly Allitt Crime File