12 years for police attacker

Carl Anderson, 50, from Birmingham has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for GBH with intent after failing to stop and driving off with PC Peter McGinn clinging to his Honda car in Erdington on June 7th 2013.

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Police attacker jailed for 12 years

A burglar who crushed a police officer between a car and a lamppost as he tried to flee the scene of a Birmingham break-in has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for GBH with intent.

Carl Anderson, 50, from Aston failed to stop and drove off with PC Peter McGinn clinging to his Honda car in Erdington on June 7th 2013.

PC McGinn underwent surgery after sustaining serious shoulder, leg and pelvic injuries.

Anderson also admitted burglary, dangerous driving, driving while disqualified, and using a vehicle without insurance.

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