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Kill Total: 2 Kill place: Scotland
Kill date:

March 2006

June 2007


Gilbert Grierson

Michael Cameron

Date of Birth: 1988 Marital Status: Single
AKA: Unknown Occupation:  


David Martin admitted culpable homicide by killing Gilbert Grierson, aged 46, the boyfriends of his mother, with knives, scissors, a frying pan and a bottle, and to setting his home in Irvine, Scotland on fire.

Then in June 2007 he was captured on CCTV,  as he poured boiling water over, kicked and stamped on Michael Cameron at Kilmarnock Prison, in the hospital ward.


20th March 2008

Martin was sentenced to life, with a minimum of 24 years, at the High court in Scotland.