'One-punch killer' jail sentence to be reviewed

The four-and-a-half-year sentence handed to Lewis Gill, who killed Asperger's sufferer Andrew Young with a single punch in Bournemouth earlier this year, is to be referred to the Court of Appeal for being unduly lenient.

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One-punch victim's mother 'relieved' by decision

The mother of Andrew Young, who was killed by Lewis Gill earlier this year, said she is "relieved" by a decision today to refer Gill's four-and-a-half-year sentence to the Court of Appeal for being unduly lenient.

Pamela Young, pictured in an interview with ITV News Central in February. Credit: ITV News Central

“I am hoping that the sentence will be extended so that somebody will have a chance to get through to him [Gill], appeal to his heart and mind, and show him the error of his ways”, she told the Dorset Echo.

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