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Barking father and son get life

PUBLISHED: 17:03 03 December 2009 | UPDATED: 10:57 11 August 2010

A FATHER and his 14-year-old son have been jailed for life for knifing a boxer to death two months after an almost identical attack. Jason Michael, 39, and his teenage son Harry Farrant, both of Hewetts Quay, Barking, were found guilty of the murder of Da

A FATHER and his 14-year-old son have been jailed for life for knifing a boxer to death two months after an almost identical attack.

Jason Michael, 39, and his teenage son Harry Farrant, both of Hewetts Quay, Barking, were found guilty of the murder of Daniel Leahy, 45, at the Victoria pub in Barking on Easter Monday (April 13) this year.

They were also found guilty of two counts of causing grievous bodily harm to a 49-year-old man on the same night, and on a 29-year-old man at the Captain Cook pub two months previously.

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