The release of Karen Matthew from prison today has people talking around the globe.
The former Dewsbury Moor woman’s name was a worldwide trend on social networking website Twitter earlier, making it one of the ten most used phrases in the messages people were posting.
Michelle Lancaster said: “Big hoohah on #daybreak about Karen Matthews’ release after 4 yrs in jail for kidnapping daughter Shannon. Why drag it all up again? Futile.”
Duncan Bannatyne said: “Karen Matthews on Jeremy Kyle show?!?! That I want to see.”
Natalie Horn said: “karen matthews might be released from prison today, after only serving four years.... what a joke.”
David Harney said: “Karen Matthews will be released from prison today after serving 4 of her 8yr sentence for the kidnap of her daughter Shannon. New ID issued.”
John B said: “Many condemning Karen Matthews. she plumbed the depths of stupidity and irresponsibility..but her punishment doesn’t end here.#conscience”
Andrea Connolly said: “Bad enough that Karen Matthews is released, but the fact she will get a new identity, house and money from tax payers is sick #unjustworld”
Pick up a copy of tomorrow’s Dewsbury Reporter, Mirfield Reporter or Spenborough Guardian for more.