Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.
VIDEO: Pregnant Teenager Threatened at Gunpoint
6:07am 5th July 2012
(Updated 6:07am 5th July 2012)
A shocking video has surfaced of a pregnant Plymouth teenager being threatened with a gun on a night out.
Alex Warren-Lean from Moorland Avenue in Plympton, now 19, has been sentenced to 35 months in a young offenders institution for threatening the group of friends on a night out in the city.
Plymouth Crown Court heard he asked them for a cigarette before pulling out the pistol. He only backed off when he was told that one of them was sixteen weeks pregnant.
The friends dialled 999.
Warren-Lean's legal team told a judge that he had to drink and alcohol after being taken into care. He had also been diagnosed with autism but had calmed down since being remanded in custody.6:07am 5th July 2012
Share This StoryTweet
Construction recruits dry up amid Brexit fears
National News: Managers in the construction industry have told Sky News they are struggling to recruit much-needed European workers following the vote to leave the EU.
Game of Thrones' Dark Hedges tree destroyed by Storm Doris
Showbiz News: A 200-year-old tree in a landmark avenue made famous by Game of Thrones has been destroyed by Storm Doris.
Behind the scenes: What 'fixated' Bannon really thinks
World News: For a brief moment, a fascinating window on the White House opened at the CPAC conference in Washington DC.
Ranieri defied 5,000-1 odds - but it wasn't enough for Leicester
Sports News: In Monte Carlo last week, Usain Bolt attempted the greatest sporting selfie of all time at the star-studded Laureus Awards.
Ancient microbes found trapped in crystals in Mexican cave system
Strange News: A population of microbes that are tens of thousands of years old has been discovered in a place called Hell.