Farmers cleared of anglers manslaughter


29 July 1997


Farmers cleared of anglers manslaughter


A MARRIED couple have been cleared of the manslaughter of a teenager whose fishing rod became entangled in power lines above a pond on their farm.

Richard and Susan Lee, of Ashtree Farm, Spratton, Northants, had denied the charge. The trial was stopped yesterday.


  • The Daily Telegraph 29/07/97 page 4

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