Pair are jailed for Long Eaton knife attack

John Watson
John Watson

Two Nottingham men have been jailed for attacking a father and son with a knife in Long Eaton.

John McNee, 32, was jailed for six-and-a-half years after he was found guilty of causing grievous bodily harm with intent against a 46-year-old man in Waverley Street Long Eaton on August 20 last year.

Robert Watson

Robert Watson

Robert Watson, 33, was sentenced to two years after he was found guilty of causing grievous bodily harm without intent against the man’s 17-year-old son.

During an argument, McNee struggled with the man, stabbing him several times with a knife, causing wounds to his chest, back and leg. The teen suffered a fractured hand and knife wounds to his head and chest.