Statement Following Sentencing Of William Cowley August 27th, 2015 Connor_Henderson Latest News Shares Comments Merseyside Police have welcomed the custodial sentence given to a 17 year-old who admitted wounding with intent and possession of a knife following a stabbing in Formby. William Cowley, 17, from Gardner Road, Formby, was sentenced to five year’s detention with an extended three years on licence at Liverpool Crown Court following the incident in an alleyway off Brows Lane on May 22 this year. Inspector Jim Atherton said: “I would like to thank everyone involved in this investigation. It was brought to a speedy conclusion and resulted in a significant sentence. “Merseyside Police will not tolerate this kind of behaviour on our streets and I want to reassure members of the public that we will do everything in our powers to bring these people to justice.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!