A father who admitted owning a dog that killed his three-week-old son is facing jail. Reggie Young was attacked at his home in Falkland Road, Sunderland, on 20 June 2015 and died in hospital.
Ryan Young, 32, had initially denied owning the terrier-type dog but changed his plea at Newcastle Crown Court. A child neglect charge will lie on file.Yes, you read that right. This case has taken two years to come to court. Still, at least it's over now and...
Recorder Nicholas Lumley QC has adjourned sentencing to a future date to allow reports to be prepared./facepalm