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Boys sentenced following GBH at secure training centre – Milton Keynes

News   •   Aug 08, 2018 14:20 BST

Four boys have been sentenced following an assault occasioning grievous bodily harm which occurred at Oakhill Secure Training Centre in Milton Keynes.

Two 17-year-old boys, a 16-year-old boy and a 15-year-old boy were sentenced at Aylesbury Crown Court on Friday (3/8).

One of the 17-year-old boys pleaded guilty to one count of GBH. He was sentenced to an 18 month detention training order.

The other offenders each pleaded guilty to one count of ABH and were each sentenced to a six month detention training order.

They were all convicted at Aylesbury Crown Court on 14 May.

On 15 March, 2017, the four boys were at Oakhill Secure Training Centre.

The victim, a 23-year-old man, was supervising them playing football. He was then attacked by them and beaten.

He suffered a bleed on the brain, and continues to suffer the effects of this injury.

The four offenders were charged on 2 February this year.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Hollie Cromarty, of Milton Keynes Force CID, said: “This was a vicious attack which left the victim with a bleed on the brain. He is still suffering the effects of this.

“I am pleased that these offenders have been convicted and sentenced for their crime.”

JA