West ham fan Raymond West from Woodford Green jailed for assaulting grandfather

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Raymond West was jailed for eight weeks. Raymond West was jailed for eight weeks.

A West Ham supporter was jailed for eight weeks for assaulting and threatening a grandfather on a train.

Raymond West, 49, of Chigwell Road, Woodford Green, was sentenced at Basildon Magistrates Court on Friday.

He threatened at attacked 70-year-old George Douglas on a Southend Victoria to Shenfield service on August 23 last year.

West denied both charges at a hearing in December but he admitted using threatening language with intent to cause fear and provoke unlawful violence.

Police later issued a public appeal showing a CCTV image of West wearing a West Ham United shirt.

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11:47am Wed 30 Apr 14

Villagecranberry says...

Pathetic sentence, 4 weeks in reality.
Pathetic sentence, 4 weeks in reality. Villagecranberry
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