Yorkshire jail inmate threw excrement in prison officer's face

A BURGLAR serving a nine-year sentence in a Yorkshire jail has had his sentence extended after throwing excrement in a prison officer's face.

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Lee Wilcock, 34, assaulted a prison officer by throwing excrement in his face at HMP Lindholme, Doncaster.

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Wilcock, formerly of Thurnscoe, Barnsley, appeared at Doncaster Magistrates’ Court after pleading guilty to assaulting the prison officer last August.

Wilcock, who is serving a prison sentence for aggravated burglary and other offences, was sentenced to a further 23 weeks in prison, added to his current nine year sentence for an aggravated burglary in 2014.