A bus passenger who repeatedly stabbed a 'volatile and violent' stranger after a row was jailed today.Public transport. Great, isn't it..?
Marcus Ball, who said he was carrying a knife to protect himself, plunged the blade into unarmed Derek Spaulding in front of shocked passengers after an argument.
Today a judge found that the 22-year-old had used 'grossly excessive force' when fending off Spaulding, who had threatened him and chased him down the stairs of the bus.
Saturday, 26 September 2009
Six Of One...
...half a dozen of the other: