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Tuesday, January 11, 2011
There are consequences when throwing a fire extinguisher off the roof of a building
Edward Woollard has been sentenced for more than two years for doing just this during the recent student protests in London. The fire extinguisher nearly hit police officers below and, if any had been struck, would have been likely to cause serious injuries and/or death. The BBC report is here.