Melton Burglary Trial

Two men have been sentenced following the burglary at a house in Melton Mowbray in which the householder fired a legally held gun at two men entering his home.

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Full report: four years for shot Melton Mowbray burglars

Two men, who were shot during a break-in at a home in Leicestershire, have been sentenced to four years each in prison.

Daniel Mansell and Joshua O'Gorman from Leicester admitted burgling a house in Welby near Melton Mowbray earlier this month.

They were caught by homeowner, Andy Ferrie, who shot them with a legally-owned gun. Criminal charges against Mr Ferrie and his wife were later dropped

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