Mugger sentenced

The man who robbed a 91-year-old woman in Highgate on 14th August has been sentenced to 11 years imprisonment.

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Eric Banton gets 11 years for mugging pensioner

Eric Banton. Credit: Met Police handout

Eric Banton, 49, who robbed 91-year-old woman, Lynne Elmer-Laird, for just £20 in cash has been sentenced to 11 years imprisonment at Wood Green Crown Court.

Banton pleaded guilty to the offence last month.

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