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Please jail my tearaway son

PUBLISHED: 13:03 27 May 2002 | UPDATED: 12:00 03 March 2010

THE mother of a tearaway teenager has a desperate plea: "Please jail my son".

She says only a prison sentence will stop her son – who has been in court eight times since December – from wreaking havoc.

THE mother of a tearaway teenager has a desperate plea: "Please jail my son".

She says only a prison sentence will stop her son – who has been in court eight times since December – from wreaking havoc.

Her 15-year-old is a one-boy crime spree, with offences ranging from criminal damage to joy riding. She said: "People blame the parents, but what can I do? I have given up counting the number of times I have called police, hoping they will arrest my son."

FULL story later and in tonight's Evening Star.


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