Tuesday 11 December 2012 12:20
Youth jailed over plan to blow up paedophile [sic] father
"A YOUTH who caused a major bomb alert with a plan to blow up his paedophile [sic] father has been sentenced to three years’ detention.
• ‘Voices in his head’ told CW to construct a nail bomb to kill himself and his father
• AW had been jailed in 2007 for sexual offences involving children
• Despite long-standing mental health problems, custodial sentence deemed appropriate for CW due to gravity of offence
A judge said CW, 20, had long-standing mental health problems, but he could not be spared custody because of the gravity of the offence and the risk he had posed to public safety."
Bomb plot son who planned to kill sex offender father in Banff is jailed
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