Wednesday, 25 November 2015

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West Cumbrian man cleared of metal bar attack on teenager

A man accused of hitting a teenager over the head with a metal bar has been cleared of all charges.

Related: Man fractured teen's skull with metal bar, Carlisle court told

Nicholas George Wilson, 32, of Smith Road, Workington, was accused of striking 17-year-old Jack Greggain last October.

It was alleged that there had been an argument over the £15 cost of a replacement licence plate after Mr Wilson had hit Mr Greggain’s motor scooter in a road collision.

Mr Wilson stood trial at Carlisle Crown Court this week where he had always denied a charge of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

The jury found Wilson not guilty of the charge and he was officially cleared.


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