A TEENAGER who shot a 15-year-old boy in the face with a double-barrelled shotgun has been found guilty of his attempted murder.
The victim had been walking to school in Kesgrave, near Ipswich, on September 7 last year when he was blasted.
A 15-year-old boy was shot in the face with a shotgun[/caption]
The 16-year-old defendant said he wanted to “scare” the boy, who had caused him “humiliation and fear”, but that he fired the gun unintentionally.
The jury returned a verdict of guilty for the offences of attempted murder and a possession of a shotgun with intent to endanger the boy’s life.
They returned a verdict of not guilty for causing fear of unlawful violence.
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