Offender chucked hot water in inmate's face during Polmont YOI rumble

A violent encounter at Polmont Young Offenders Institution ended when a prisoner was injured after having hot water thrown in his face.

Friday, 16th April 2021, 4:19 pm

Shaun Wildish (23) appeared via video link yesterday having pleaded guilty to the assault he committed at the YOI on July 6, 2018.

The court heard Wildish’s victim was inside for assault to injury himself.

Sheriff Christopher Shead jailed Wildish, 17 Commercial Street, Perth, for 21 months back dated to March 17 and made him subject to a supervised release order foe 10-and-a-half months.

Wildish chucked the hot water in the inmate's face during an altercation in Polmont Young Offenders Institution