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August 12, 2018 12:49 AM Mechanic steals plane then dies on joyride

A “SUICIDAL” airport worker who stole an empty passenger plane and crashed it into an island described himself as a “broken man” with “a few screws loose” as he was chased by two military fighter jets. The rogue pilot, 29, said to be a mechanic and who has not yet been named, performed acrobatics before crashing in a fireball on the island off the US coast 10

August 9, 2018 3:00 AM Motorist Justin Johnson admits causing nephew Jordan Johnson's death

A MOTORIST has been warned to expect jail after his driving killed his nephew and split his family. Jordan David Keith Johnson, 23, died from the injuries he suffered when a Peugeot 206, driven by his uncle Justin Maxwell Johnson, 34, hit a stationary Mitsubishi Outlander on Towthorpe Moor Lane, Strensall, more than a year ago. A water board employee 8

August 6, 2018 11:07 PM Corrie’s Sally facing jail over fraud claims

The actress said the plot means fans could get another chance to wear the t-shirts that were part of the huge public campaign to free Deirdre Barlow (Anne Kirkbride) when she was locked up for fraud in 1998. The actress said Sally is “really shocked” when the police turn up to arrest her. “She used this money, she got from the council, which she was supposed 12

August 1, 2018 11:50 PM Cheers and jeers as Robinson freed

FAR-Right activist Tommy Robinson walked out of jail yesterday after judges ruled his 13-month prison sentence – given just five hours after he was arrested for contempt of court – was unfair. The former English Defence League leader had been behind bars for two months for filming defendants and discussing an ongoing Leeds Crown Court criminal trial 10

July 31, 2018 12:54 AM UK man's rape conviction quashed in Sydney

A UK man who was found guilty last year of raping a sleeping woman in Australia has had his conviction quashed. Scott Harry Richardson will now face a retrial over the alleged attack on a US backpacker in Sydney in 2016, a court of appeal ruled. Mr Richardson, who pleaded not guilty, had been serving a minimum two-year jail sentence. During the 12-day trial 16

July 30, 2018 11:20 AM Pervert who filmed women in showers is spared prison

A PEEPING Tom has been spared jail after he rigged up a contraption for spying on women in the showers at a holiday camp. William Kelly lay on a wooden platform suspended by ropes above the shower cubicles so he could film female campers. But he was caught naked by police after being spotted by staff at the park in Dawlish, Devon. Kelly, 63, of Exeter 8

July 27, 2018 12:13 PM Cristiano Ronaldo to be sentenced to two years jail and fined ┬Б2.8m over tax evasion

The 33-year-old is accused of evading £5 million (€5.7 million) in taxes. He has denied the allegations. This amount is likely to be only part of the striker's fines over the case, which are expected to rise to around £16.8 million (€19 million) in total. The Juventus footballer, formerly of Real Madrid, is accused of evading €14.7million in tax between 11

July 23, 2018 7:53 AM Tommy Robinson supporters sought after violent rally

Police in London are looking for nine people after a demonstration in support of the EDL founder last month turned violent. The Met Police released pictures of the nine people they want to speak with, and appealed for help identifying them. A demonstration held on 9 June in support of Robinson, who was jailed after admitting contempt of court, turned 6

July 16, 2018 4:57 AM Jail for Grange Park motorist who drove while banned

A SCAFFOLDER who stole scratch cards from WHSmith to buy drugs and got behind the wheel when banned from driving has been jailed. Lee Craig Sedgelov admitted stealing £26 of scratch cards in April, driving while disqualified and without insurance or an MOT later that month and obstructing a police officer by giving false details. The 38-year-old has previously 10

July 11, 2018 11:01 PM Prison officers sacked for racist comments

Seven prison officers at a Sheppey jail have been sacked for a series of racist comments. The words, which have not been made public, were shared with a group on the internet messaging serving WhatsApp. All officers involved, initially believed to be in double figures, were suspended as soon as allegations were made. It is understood that some quit before 8