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Men convicted of Joss Stone plot win sentence appeals

Two men convicted of plotting to rob and kill international pop star Joss Stone have won challenges against the length of their sentences. Junior Bradshaw, 33, and Kevin Liverpool, 36, both had their sentences cut at the Court of Appeal in London.

Men convicted of Joss Stone plot win sentence appeals

Two men who were convicted of plotting to rob and kill pop star Joss Stone have won appeals against the length of their sentences.

Pop star Joss Stone. Credit: PA

Kevin Liverpool and Junior Bradshaw, from Manchester, were found guilty of conspiracy to murder and conspiracy to rob at a three-week trial last year. They drove to Miss Stone's home in mid-Devon with an arsenal of weapons to rob and kill her.

Bradshaw, 33, had his 18-year sentence cut to 10 years by three Court of Appeal judges in London.

Kevin Liverpool (left) and Junior Bradshaw. Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

Kevin Liverpool, 36, who was originally given a life sentence with a minimum term of 10 years and eight months, had his minimum reduced to six-and-a-half years.

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