Eighteen years in prison for fatal houseboat explosion

The court in Amsterdam sentenced 28-year-old Milco G. from Purmerend to 18 years in prison for bombing a houseboat in Wormer in 2015. This was the appeal of this case. The Public Prosecutor demanded 24 years in prison against G., RTL Nieuws reports.

G. planted a homemade bomb on the houseboat The 53-year-old resident of the houseboat was killed and his 51-year-old wife was very seriously injured. The explosion also destroyed the boat and damaged a number of surrounding homes.

G. admitted that he His actual target was a man accused of raping his sister.

The Purmerend man was initially convicted and. The Public Prosecutor appealed, because he believed G.