Sarah Sands, 32, took the law into her own hands within weeks of hearing that her neighbour, 77-year-old Michael Pleasted, was accused of sexually assaulting three children. Photo / Met Police via Daily Telegraph

Sarah Sands, 32, took the law into her own hands within weeks of hearing that her neighbour, 77-year-old Michael Pleasted, was accused of sexually assaulting three children. Photo / Met Police via Daily Telegraph

Today’s face of the day is Sarah Sands.

A mother who stabbed a convicted paedophile to death while he was on bail for abusing young boys has been cleared of murder – but found guilty of manslaughter.

Sarah Sands, 32, took the law into her own hands within weeks of hearing that her neighbour, 77-year-old Michael Pleasted, was accused of sexually assaulting three children.