Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

NewsTimes.co.uk

UK NEWS

Driver Joshua Dobby admits causing Penge deaths but denies manslaughter

_91456837_mediaitem91004844

A man who ran over and killed a child actor and his aunt during a police chase in south London has admitted causing their deaths.

Joshua Dobby, 23, knocked over Makayah McDermott, 10, and Rozanne Cooper, 34, in Penge on 31 August.

Appearing via videolink at the Old Bailey, he admitted causing death by dangerous driving but denied manslaughter.

Mr Dobby told the court he acknowledged the “pain and suffering” he had caused.

He was initially charged with causing death by dangerous driving but during a hearing at the Old Bailey it emerged he has also been charged with two counts of manslaughter.

He also pleaded guilty to causing serious injury to Makayah’s sister by dangerous driving.

Mr Dobby was remanded in custody and will face trial on 27 February.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

You May Also Like

UK NEWS

Read more about switzerland women here. Swiss ladies and men are not reknown for being the most chatty, outgoing or spontaneous when meeting strangers...

FOOD TIPS

In food, if there is one thing you can say without fear of contradiction, it is this: Britain loves burgers. The UK market is...

WORLD NEWS

An exclusive article form Orestis Karipis In the 1930’s and 1940’s acid was the weapon of deceived husbands and wives in the Western world...

UK NEWS

Read more about wellhello.com here. What is SnapMingles? The questionnaire is nothing but a way to entice you into joining SPDate.com. At the end...

Copyright © 2020 NewsTimes.co.uk All Rights Reserved