Attacker who beat up three in Market Drayton flat jailed
A 30-year-old man who brutally attacked three men in a flat in Shropshire, leaving one with serious injuries, has been jailed for seven years.
Lance Butters attacked Sonny Birch, Gavin Finch and Jake Birch in a flat in Market Drayton armed with a weight bar during a long-running dispute.
Judge Peter Barrie, sitting at Shrewsbury Crown Court, said Butters had burst into the flat armed with the bar and carried out a sustained attack.
The incident happened at Rodenhurst Court on November 26, 2010.
Butters, of Newhampton Road, Wolverhampton, was sentenced at Shrewsbury Crown Court yesterday... read more
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