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Convicted child killer tells Italian court Amanda Knox did not kill British student Meredith Kercher

Claim: Convict Mario Alessi claimed Amanda Knox did not kill Meredith Kercher A child murderer today told a court how convicted Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito were innocent of killing a British student. Builder Mario Alessi, 51, is currently serving life for kidnapping and beating to death 18 month old Tommaso Onofri with a shovel. He was one of five prisoners due to give evidence on behalf of Knox and Sollecito, who were convicted 18 months ago of the brutal murder of Meredith Kercher, 21. She was found semi naked and with her throat cut in the bedroom of the house she shared with Knox – who is serving 26 years for the murder – and two other women. Alessi told the court how he had been…