Parents plotted gunpoint attack on man they believed stole their son's bike
A Widnes couple plotted to attack a man at gunpoint who they believed stole their son’s bike.
Sy Unsworth and Dawn Buckley recruited their niece Kayleigh Adams to befriend Jason Bradshaw on Facebook .
The mum and dad-of-two then encouraged her to find out where he lived and worked so they could exact their ‘revenge’.
Gareth Roberts, prosecuting, told Liverpool Crown Court the pair’s 14-year-old son Kyle’s bike was taken in Runcorn in January.
Police put CCTV images of the suspected thief online and they shared them on Facebook, asking if anyone recognised him.
Mr Roberts said they were... read more
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