Birmingham teenager sentenced for airgun attacks
- 5 December 2013
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country
A teenager who shot a girl of 17 in the mouth and her younger brother in the head using an airgun, has been sentenced to three years in custody.
The 15-year-old boy shot the pair in a dispute over a stolen bicycle, Birmingham Crown Court was told.
The incident happened on 3 June in Woodlands Road, Alum Rock, Birmingham.
The judge imposed concurrent sentences of three years each for shooting the girl and the boy and two-and-a-half years for possessing a firearm.