Behind bars: Criminals locked up in Lincoln in August

Two men convicted of child sex offences and another man who staged two knife point hold-ups were among those jailed in August.

A convicted rapist was also recalled to prison after failing to comply with his probation conditions.

Here’s a summary of notable court reports from August 2019:


Barry Wrightson

Barry Wrightson has been jailed for 14 years, Photo: Humberside Police

Barry Wrightson, 79, was jailed for 14 years after raping one of his victims and telling her he would kill her if she told anyone.

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Ryan Hiller

Ryan Hiller was jailed for eight years. Photo: Lincolnshire Police

Ryan Hiller, 29, was jailed for eight years after putting a 14-year-old schoolgirl through a four hour sex ordeal.

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Kyle Bevington

Kyle Bevington was jailed for four years. Photo: Lincolnshire Police

Kyle Bevington, 32, was jailed for four years after staging two knife point hold-ups within 24 hours in a bid to get cash.

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Karl Schade

Karl Schade.

Karl Schade, 44, was jailed for 12 months after attacking a complete stranger and leaving him with a shattered cheekbone.

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William Clawson

William Gary Clawson. Photo: Lincolnshire Police

Wanted rapist William Clawson, 27, was recalled to prison last month after failing to comply with his probation conditions. He was located by police in the Burton Road area of Lincoln.

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