A 17-year-old boy was sentenced today at Highbury Corner Magistratesâ€™ Court to a 24 month detention and training order for the sexual assault of Ione Wells.
He was also ordered to sign the Sex Offenders Register for five years.
The defendant pleaded guilty to one count of sexual assault at the first hearing on 13th April 2015.
The defendant followed Ione home in the early hours of 11th April and attacked her near to her home in the Primrose Hill area.
He ran off when her screams alerted nearby neighbours but was arrested shortly after by police.
Gerallt Evans, CPS London Deputy Chief Crown Prosecutor, said: â€œToday a 17-year-old male was sentenced to a 24 month detention and training order for the sexual assault of Ione Wells.
A Victim Personal Statement was read to the court.
â€œIone has shown real courage throughout this case – this was a...
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