Billy Dove murderer gets 14 years

Darren McGrath, who has been jailed for the murder of Billy Dove.
Darren McGrath, who has been jailed for the murder of Billy Dove.
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A 17-year-old has been sentenced to a minimum of 14 years in a Young Offenders Institute for the murder of Billy Dove.

An order preventing the name of the murderer being published has been lifted.

Darren McGrath, 17, from Essex Mead in Hemel Hempstead, pleaded guilty to stabbing 21-year-old Billy in Market Square, Hemel Hempstead, on November 6 last year.

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