Man Jailed following hit and run death

A man has today been jailed following the death of woman in a hit and run which occurred in Northumberland.

David Paul Robinson aged 26 was convicted with causing death by dangerous driving, Robinson of Woodhead Road in Prudhoe Pleaded guilty for causing 65 year old Kathleen Heslops death in which her dog was also killed.

Further pleading guilty to causing death whilst uninsured and failing to stop and failing to report an accident.

he was sentenced to five years imprisonment at Newcastle Crown Court.