Jayde Kendall killer appeals life sentence

BRENDEN Bennetts is appealing against his life sentence and conviction for the murder of Queensland schoolgirl Jayde Kendall.

Bennetts was last month found guilty by a Brisbane Supreme Court jury of killing 16-year-old Jayde and dumping her body in a field on the outskirts of Gatton in August 2015.

Murdered schoolgirl Jayde Kendall.
Murdered schoolgirl Jayde Kendall.

The 21-year-old lodged an appeal against his conviction and sentence on Wednesday.

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