CCTV footage of Darrell Desuze attacking Richard Bowes
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London riots: CCTV released after manslaughter guilty plea

The prosecution in the case of the death of a pensioner during the London riots has accepted a guilty plea of manslaughter by a 17-year-old boy.

Darrell Desuze, of Bath Road, Hounslow, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Richard Mannington Bowes on Monday.

Mr Bowes, 68, was punched and fell to the ground as he tried to stamp out a fire in Spring Bridge Road in Ealing, west London, on 8 August.

CCTV footage has been released, showing the moment when Mr Bowes was assaulted, as the BBC's Richard Lister explains.

  • 13 Mar 2012
  • From the section UK