Scott Richards, 31, and Rion Peters, 20, the sons of Councillor Judith Best, originally denied causing grievous bodily harm to Neil Potter, 41.Well, well, well…
The incident in Madeira Road on July 29 left Mr Potter with several broken ribs and he required 27 stitches.
But on Tuesday, January 10, at the Inner London Crown Court, the brothers pleaded guilty to the attack and were taken back into custody to await sentencing in four weeks’ time.
Had they discussed this with their mother? It would appear not:
Coun Best, the Liberal Democrat councillor for Streatham Wells ward, was visibly shocked when the change in plea was announced.Heh!
And if this sounds familiar, well, it should:
In August, police arrested her in connection with the incident, but she was released on bail and has never been charged with any offence. She claimed she was seriously injured during the same evening and plans to press charges against her attackers.Her, and OJ Simpson. Both looking for the real villain…