A massive brawl erupted in a kebab shop that left a security guard with his finger sliced off.
The huge brawl started in a kebab house when a reveller was kicked out (Photo: Bristol Post)
He also admitted dangerous driving5 without insurance and failing to provide a specimen of breath. Judge Mark Horton jailed him for two years and two months. He told Maughan: Frankly, it was a persistent, prolonged, very violent attack which involved kicking and punching in a public place, at night, in the presence of the public who were frightened and concerned.
Maughan was handed a restraining order banning contact from his victim for five years and was disqualified from driving. He told the judge: I really am sorry . I get myself mixed up sometimes in this stuff . I ll give him half my benefits a fortnight . I could have killed somebody; I don t want to.
Gregory Gordon, prosecuting, told the court: Mr Maughan was boorish.
There was a minor altercation between him and others and he threw some water over a young lady at the counter.
There was verbal abuse between the defendant and others and he was told to leave.
Maughan desperately tried to claw his way back into the kebab shop (Photo: Bristol Post)
The Court heard Mr Sarr approached Maughan and the pair exchanged blows before Mr Sarr hauled him outside. Maughan tried to kick and punch his way back in and caught Mr Sarr s left hand ring finger in the door, which it has not been possible to reattach. Mr Gordon told Bristol Crown Court: It took off the tip of his finger.
Mr Maughan can be seen trying to bite the ear of Mr Sarr.
The court heard Maughan was arrested and released on bail, only for police to spot him as he drove at speeds of up to 80mph on 30mph Fishponds Road at 3am in May. Maughan jammed the borrowed Audi between a lorry and a traffic island, was arrested in St George s Park and refused to provide a breath sample at the police station. He told police: I ve not taken my anti-psychotic medication .
Jesus tells me you re doing me wrong.
Paul Cook, defending, said: The background is a man struggling to cope with life, on medication, and drinking when he should not have been.
Rolf Harris was flanked by three plain-clothed security guards as he returned home after being released from jail in the middle of his latest sex abuse trial. One of the bodyguards who helped Harris get out of a blue Ford car outside his home had his face covered with a mask. The entertainer, 87, avoided reporters as he slipped out of Stafford Prison in the early hours of Friday morning but was photographed as he arrived at his 5m property.
Harris – wearing eyeglasses, a denim jacket and blue jeans – exited the car and slowly walked up a set of stairs towards his home by the river Thames in Berkshire. Clear plastic bags containing personal belongings – including an Australian stamp collection, toothbrush, letters and papers – were carried into the house.
Harris is accused of using his celebrity status to molest three young fans (Photo: i-Images Picture Agency) A masked bodyguard helps Harris out of a blue car outside his home (Photo: i-Images Picture Agency) Three bodyguards escorted Harris into his 5m property (Photo: i-Images Picture Agency) Personal belongings are carried into the entertainer’s home (Photo: London News Pictures)
Harris returned home to be by the side of his sick wife, Alwen, 85, who was said to be in failing health in recent weeks. A source recently said that Harris wanted to be reunited with his wife as soon as possible .
Neither his wife nor their daughter, Bindi, 53, was seen outside the home when he arrived. Harris is on trial accused of using his celebrity status to molest three young fans, aged 13 to 16, between 1971 and 1983.
Harris will appear in person when his indecent assault trial resumes (Photo: Daily Mirror) Harris, of Bray, Berkshire, denies four charges of indecent assault (Photo: Daily Mirror) Harris was granted bail following his release from prison (Photo: Daily Mirror) A clear plastic bag containing letters and papers (Photo: London News Pictures)
On Thursday Judge Deborah Taylor told jurors Harris would be granted bail after his release from Stafford Prison. He had been appearing in court via video-link but will now attend the rest of the trial in person.
Harris s trial was not sitting on Friday so he will attend Southwark Crown Court, South London, when it resumes on Monday morning.
A box is carried into Harris’ home after he was released from prison (Photo: Daily Mirror) Two of the bodyguards who helped Harris as he returned home (Photo: London News Pictures) Harris’ bodyguards carried his belongings into his home (Photo: i-Images Picture Agency)
Meanwhile, one of his accusers insisted she was not driven by money as she gave evidence yesterday. The woman claimed Australia-born Harris twice sexually assaulted her when she was 16. She alleged Harris squeezed her breast after he appeared on ITV show Star Games in Cambridge in 1978, telling her: You re a little bit irresistible.
Harris and his bodyguards were not accompanied by the entertainer’s family (Photo: i-Images Picture Agency) Journalists gathered outside Stafford Prison as they waited for Harris to be released (Photo: SWNS) Harris slipped past journalists after being released in the early hours (Photo: SWNS)
The artist also groped her in the back seat of a car, she claims. Jurors have heard she later described him as groper Rolf and a dirty old man . Asked if she had lied, she said: I absolutely have not .
One of the reasons perhaps it was easier for me to tell police is because I have told people over the years.
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She added: I cannot imagine how anyone would conceive of doing this for any sort of kick. Harris, of Bray, Berkshire, denies four charges of indecent assault. The trial continues.
Officers had received reports a robbery was in progress. Arriving at the scene, they found a security guard, 63, suffering gunshot wounds.
Paramedics from London Ambulance Service attended the scene and transferred the man to an east London hospital. His injuries were not believed to be life threatening.
A Met Police spokesman said: “Officers attended along with firearms officers and a security guard, a 53-year-old man was found at the location suffering from gunshot injuries.
“His injuries are not being treated as life threatening or life-changing.
“Officers from the Met’s Flying Squad are investigating.