Man pleads guilty to manslaughter of elderly holidaymaker

Exeter Crown Court.

Exeter Crown Court. - Credit: Archant

A Sidmouth man has pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of a 71-year-old holidaymaker who was visiting the town.

The Black Horse.

The Black Horse. - Credit: Archant

Nicholas Jamieson, 42, was arrested following the death of Brian Kemp at the Black Horse in Fore Street in September last year.

Jamieson today pleased guilty to the manslaughter of Mr Kemp and was sentenced to a hospital order with restrictions by a judge at Exeter Crown Court.

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