Add news
March 2010
April 2010
May 2010June 2010July 2010
August 2010
September 2010October 2010
November 2010
December 2010
January 2011
February 2011March 2011April 2011May 2011June 2011July 2011August 2011September 2011October 2011November 2011December 2011January 2012February 2012March 2012April 2012May 2012June 2012July 2012August 2012September 2012October 2012November 2012December 2012January 2013February 2013March 2013April 2013May 2013June 2013July 2013August 2013September 2013October 2013November 2013December 2013January 2014February 2014March 2014April 2014May 2014June 2014July 2014August 2014September 2014October 2014November 2014December 2014January 2015February 2015March 2015April 2015May 2015June 2015July 2015August 2015September 2015October 2015November 2015December 2015January 2016February 2016March 2016April 2016May 2016June 2016July 2016August 2016September 2016October 2016November 2016December 2016January 2017February 2017March 2017April 2017May 2017June 2017July 2017August 2017September 2017October 2017November 2017December 2017January 2018February 2018March 2018April 2018May 2018June 2018July 2018August 2018September 2018October 2018November 2018December 2018January 2019February 2019March 2019April 2019May 2019June 2019July 2019August 2019September 2019October 2019November 2019December 2019January 2020February 2020March 2020April 2020May 2020June 2020July 2020August 2020September 2020October 2020November 2020December 2020January 2021February 2021March 2021April 2021May 2021
1234567891011
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
News Every Day |

Teenager who killed PC Andrew Harper admits to stealing quad bike just hours before tragedy

A TEENAGE thug who killed PC Andrew Harper today admitted stealing a quad bike hours before the tragedy.

Jessie Cole, 18, broke into a home’s padlocked garage overnight on August 14, 2019, and stole a child-size vehicle and other high-value items.

PA
The teen who killed PC Andrew Harper (pictured) has admitted to stealing a quad bike just hours before the tragedy[/caption]

He and Henry Long, 19, and Albert Bowers, 18, stole a second quad bike the next day and dragged newlywed PC Harper, 28, along the road to his death as he tried to stop them making their getaway in a van.

The loot from the first burglary was discovered when Cole was arrested for PC Harper’s death at the Four Houses Corner caravan site in Ufton Nervet, Berks, shortly after PC Harper’s body was found on August 15.

Phone location data showed Cole had been at the first burglary scene.

Cole was sentenced to 26 weeks in prison by Reading magistrates today after admitting the first burglary. He appeared by video link from HMP Woodhill, Milton Keynes, Bucks.

He is already serving 13 years for PC Harper’s death after being ­convicted of manslaughter in September last year. He will serve his latest ­sentence alongside this, meaning he will not do extra time.

His defence solicitor, Rhian Wood, said: “Jessie is from the travelling community. He cannot read or write.

“At the Old Bailey he required an intermediary for the whole of his trial, which will give you some idea as to the level of his understanding and ability to communicate.

PA
Henry Long, Jessie Cole and Albert Bowers stole a second quad bike the next day and dragged PC Harper along the road to his death[/caption]

“He is still very young. He has been convicted of a very serious offence and he is currently serving a long sentence for that and will serve the better part of his youth in prison.”

Asked if he had anything to say, Cole said: “OK, I understand. Thank you.”

He was led out of the video booth and back into the jail.





Read also

Kate Ferdinand looks incredible in lowcut blue top just four months after giving birth

Wyoming Governor Bans Vaccine Passports, Says Vaccines Are ‘Personal Choice, Based Upon Personal Circumstances’

The Capitol police must start looking at itself as a 'protective force' for Congress after the Capitol riot, inspector general says





News, articles, comments, with a minute-by-minute update, now on Today24.pro



Today24.pro — latest news 24/7. You can add your news instantly now — here
News Every Day

3801 - An Epic Struggle Up Young Bank