Man shot shot dead his son, 19, has prison sentence raised

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The supreme court on Friday raised the prison sentence of a man who killed his son from 10 to 15 years, finding it was inadequate under the circumstances.

Timoleon Themistocleous, 73, was sentenced to 10 years in jail for shooting dead his 19-year-old son Odysseas with a hunting shotgun during a heated argument over the use of a car in October 2010. The incident happened at the family’s home in Paramytha, Limassol.

Themistocleous had appealed the verdict, arguing his was innocent while the state also appealed on the grounds that the...


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Man shot shot dead his son, 19, has prison sentence raised


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