North Wales Most Evil Killers - Crime documentary
Howard Hughes A.K.A.: "Mad Howard"
Number of victims: 1
Date of murder: July 29, 1995
Date of arrest: Same day
Date of birth: 1965
Victim profile: Sophie Hook, 7
Method of murder: Strangulation
Location: Llandudno, Wales, United Kingdom
Status: Sentenced to life in prison on July 18, 1996.
Prestatyn family fire murders: Melanie Smith jailed for 30 years
A woman who began a fire which killed five members of a neighbouring family must serve a minimum of 30 years.
Mother-of-five Melanie Smith, 43, set Lee-Anna Shiers' pushchair alight in a row over a shared hallway.