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September 18, 2014
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MEDVEDEVAS:DELIVERY DRIVER BIT BABY AND BEAT HER TO DEATH

PETERBOROUGH, CAMBS A Lithuanian delivery driver bit his tiny nine-week-old daughter on the head before beating and shaking her to death, a court heard today (thurs). Aurimas Medvedevas, 23, repeatedly struck tiny Aukse and let her to die in her cot at the family home in Peterborough, Cambs, jurors heard. Distraught mother Dzesika Urbikaite rushed Aukse to hospital but doctors were unable to revive her and she was pronounced dead the same evening, the Old Bailey heard. Ms Urbikaite wept in court as the final hours of her daughter's life were described.

 
September 18, 2014
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HAYES:KETAMINE AND COKE ON SALE AT DEATH PARTY

BROMLEY, KENT Illegal drugs were on sale at a Brit School pupil's 16th birthday party that ended in a teenager being killed with a single punch, the Old Bailey heard. Cocaine, cannabis, ecstasy, and ketamine were being sold to teenage partygoers at dancer Madison Moran's house, it is said. When the birthday bash ended, neighbours reported scenes of violence and debauchery as up to 20 boys brawled and teenagers were seen openly having sex in the road, the court has heard. Ben Hayes, 18, is accused of killing trainee electrician George Verrier, 17, as he tried to break up the trouble.

 



 
September 18, 2014

SINGHAL:GP TOLD SUICIDE THREAT PATIENT TO 'JOLLY WELL DO IT'

HUYTON, LIVERPOOL A GP who told a troubled patient to 'jolly well do it then' after she threatened to kill herself faces being struck off today (Thurs). Dr Arun Singhal, 65, told the woman 'it's on the internet if you don't know how' during the consultation at The Surgery in Huyton, Liverpool. Dr Singhal's comments were recorded on the patient's mobile phone after she went to his surgery to ask for a sick note excusing her from attending court. The woman, referred to as Patient A, told the medic he was a 'disgrace for a doctor' before he replied: 'You know, you are a disgrace to be a patient.'

 
September 18, 2014
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EMMA WEST: END OF CAREER FOR RACE ABUSE NURSE

CROYDON A dental nurse filmed on YouTube racially abusing tram users has been kicked out of the profession. Emma West, 37, became an internet sensation after she was filmed yelling 'what has this country come to? None of you is f****** English' on the tram in Croydon, south London. Footage of the mother of two screaming racial abuse at fellow passengers in 2011 went viral and received up to 25 million viewings on YouTube. At the time of her foul-mouthed tirade West was filmed with a young child on her lap and there were other children nearby. West admitted racially-aggravated disorderly behaviour likely to cause harassment or distress at Croydon Crown Court

 
September 18, 2014
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SARAH OLIVER-MOTH: RACE ABUSE AFTER TOP TORY INTERVENES AT TROUBLED BLOCK

WOODFORD GREEN A voluntary worker was subjected to repeated racist abuse after a top politician met residents to discuss their concerns at a troubled block of flats. Susan Jackson had attended the meeting with Ian Duncan Smith to voice concerns about anti-social behaviour at Chartwell Court, Woodford Green, east London. Sarah Oliver-Moth, 42, claimed Ms Jackson was trying to get her thrown out of the housing association block and repeatedly racially abused her. She called her a 'black c***' and claimed there was a plot for black people to take over the block.

 
September 18, 2014

CHRISTINE KAVANAGH: END OF CAREER FOR NURSE WHO FAILED TO ACT OVER RAPE CLAIM

LINCOLN A nurse who failed to take 'safeguarding measures' after a colleague claimed she had been raped by a hospital visitor has been struck off. Christine Kavanagh claimed she told her superior about the allegation but she merely replied it was 'just another bloody thing I've got to deal with' at Lincoln County Hospital. Kavanagh also failed to arrange cover when she left a ward to deal with a woman wielding a knife outside the premises. The Charlesworth ward, for acute admissions, should be staffed by two nurses at all times, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard.

 
September 18, 2014

MICHAEL WOODWARD: BOGUS INVOICE SCAM

GRAYS/ONGAR, ESSEX Two businessmen ran a £5.8m tax scam by submitting scores of bogus invoices for the supply of labour to the rail industry, a court heard. Company director Michael Woodward, 29, allegedly teamed up with Richard Ponsford, 36, in a corrupt scheme to avoid paying a fortune in corporation tax over a seven year period. Woodward paid 'untaxed' cash into the back pockets of close relatives while Ponsford was paid a modest 'fee' for his help, jurors heard. The pair both deny cheating the public revenue between April 1, 2004, and March 31, 2011. Prosecutor Timothy Godfrey said Woodward's firms include Westview Rail Limited Westview Rail LUL Limited, Westview Rail Protection Services Limited and Westview Resources Limited.

 
September 18, 2014

FEWELL: BOUNCER BRAWLERS WALK FREE

HORNCHURCH, RAINHAM Two men who brawled with bouncers while commemorating the death of a friend thanked a judge as they were both spared jail. Michael Fewell and Nicky Donnelly, both 27, went out drinking with mates on 4 May this year – the birthday of a friend who had died three years earlier. After a long day of boozing and snorting cocaine, they ended up in the Sutton Arms pub in Hornchurch, Essex. They began tussling with the bouncers after their rowdy pals were thrown out, Snaresbrook Crown Court heard.

 
September 17, 2014

MEDVEDEVAS: FATHER SUBJECTED BABY DAUGHTER TO 'NUMEROUS AND TERRIBLE INJURIES'

PETERBOROUGH A Lithuanian father accused of murdering his baby daughter subjected her to 'numerous and terrible injuries', a court heard today (weds). Nine-week-old Aukse was found dead in her cot covered in red marks and bruises by her distraught mother Dzesika Urbikaite at their home in Peterborough, Cambs. She rushed her baby to hospital but doctors were unable to revive Aukse and she was pronounced dead on 5 September last year. The tiny girl is believed to have died from a catalogue of injuries inflicted in the hours before her death.

 
September 17, 2014

THOMAS BARRON: SAVILE INQUIRY LED TO ABUSE CLAIMS

ROMFORD A girl aged nine only realised she was being sexually abused after hearing about the Jimmy Savile inquiry, a court heard today. The girl said that Thomas Barron, 18, had been raping her for years but she was too scared to report him because she did not want to get into trouble. She eventually told her father when the two of them were walking to a fish and chip shop. Her father told Snaresbrook Crown Court he was worried after the girl’s elder sister said she had been looking at ‘unsuitable’ websites.

 
September 17, 2014

CHOWDHURY:ASDA WORKER FLEECED 87 YEAR OLD MAN

DAGENHAM, ESSEX; WELLING, KENT A teenage Asda worker who tricked an 87-year-old man into handing over his bank cards, then withdrew £500 from his account, was spared jail today (weds). Zaki Chowdhury, 19, helped a gang fool Alfred Bennett into believing his bank details has been compromised and he needed to replace his cards. One of the fraudsters called Mr Bennett posing as a police officer and told him that Bulgarian men had already stolen money from his account. Mr Bennett was told to cut up his bank cards and to give the officer his pin numbers.


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