Three teenagers due to go on trial over death of Pc Andrew Harper

Pc Harper was killed while responding to a burglary in August Three teenagers are due to go on trial over the death of Pc Andrew Harper .

The Thames Valley Police officer died from multiple injuries after being dragged under a vehicle while on duty on August 15 last year.

The 28-year-old newly-wed had been responding to a suspected burglary when the incident took place near the village of Sulhamstead in West Berkshire .

Henry Long, 18, from Mortimer, Reading, and two 17-year-old boys, who cannot be named for legal reasons, are all charged with murder, manslaughter and conspiracy to steal a quad bike. Pc Andrew Harper had recently married his longtime girlfriend Lissie. (PA) One of the 17-year-olds has denied all the charges while the third has, to date, entered not guilty pleas to manslaughter and conspiracy to steal. Pc Andrew Harper’s Funeral – In pictures

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People line the High Street in Oxford to pay their respects as the funeral cortege for Pc Andrew Harper PA 2/26 The guard of honour bow at the funeral of Pc Andrew Harper PA 3/26 Members of the public line Saint Aldate’s in Oxford to pay their respects as the funeral cortege for Pc Andrew Harper PA 4/26 The funeral cortege passes through the streets of Oxford ahead of the funeral for Pc Andrew Harper, PA 5/26 Lizzie Harper, the widow of Pc Andrew Harper, leaves a symbol of […]

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