Behind bars: Lincoln criminals locked up in March

Courts this month have jailed a number of Lincoln criminals for offences ranging from child sexual assaults to arson.

Take a look at some of the Lincoln offenders convicted in March 2017:


Patrick Kiyama

Patrick Kiyama was jailed for four years at Lincoln Crown Court. Photo: Lincolnshire Police

Patrick Kiyama, 27, was jailed for four years after he started a fire in his cell at a Lincolnshire immigration centre.

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Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill was jailed for seven years

Ashley Wayne Hill, 24, of St Andrew’s Gardens, was jailed for seven years following the sexual assault and rape of a male child under the age of 13.

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Leon Smith

Leon Smith has been jailed for two years. Photo: Lincolnshire Police

Leon Smith was jailed for two years after he smashed up his girlfriend’s flat and made a series of threats after she dumped him on Valentine’s Day.

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Daniel Elding

Daniel Elding has been jailed for two years.

Daniel Elding was jailed for two year after he tried to stab a man with a hypodermic needle while being detained for shoplifting.

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