SAS sniper returns to work after firearm charge overturned

Sergeant Danny Nightingale has returned to work today after being released from jail last week.

Talking to BBC Breakfast, his wife Sally said he had been put back on the payroll but would now have to undergo tests regarding a brain injury which affected his memory.

The SAS sniper was released after having his conviction illegally possessing a pistol and ammunition overturned by three appeal judges.

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Freed SAS sniper returns home

SAS sniper Danny Nightingale is enjoying his first weekend at home after being released from jail following his appeal victory. Before getting a hero's welcome back in Crewe, he told ITV News he was humbled by the public support for his case.