Coronation Street star sees both daughter and granddaughter jailed
The former Coronation Street actor Johnny Briggs has been dealt a blow after his daughter and granddaughter were both jailed for a number of thefts.
The 81-year-old, from Stourbridge, who played Mike Baldwin in the ITV soap until 2006, has seen his daughter and granddaughter battle drug addiction for many years.
Karen Briggs, 51, and Emma Beach, 28, were found guilty at Guildford Crown Court of stealing bikes from a train station in Surrey. The pair had been stealing to fund their addictions to heroin.
A spokesman for British Transport Police said: “Briggs was charged with four breaches of... read more
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