Ashley Houghton jailed for fracturing man’s skull in pub ‘lock-in’ row
A pub landlord left a customer unconscious on the floor of his bar after he was assaulted during a "lock-in".
When the victim eventually started coming round in the Blue Bell in Keyingham, he was kicked twice in the back of the head by Ashley Houghton, 28.
This knocked him out again, caused a small fracture at the base of his skull, and knocked a small chip of bone off the base of his neck.
Landlord Darren Gale had already gone upstairs to his accommodation after the first assault, Hull Crown Court heard.
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