Anti-vaxxer jailed after sparking evacuation and NHS major incident

Anti-vax bomb hoaxer, 66, 투옥되다 21 months after sparking the mass evacuation of a school and NHS major incident after targeting Covid vaccine facilities

  • Anti-vaxxer Rodney Stuart Peasley, 66, staged a campaign of hoax terrorism
  • He called in hoax bomb threats against a school and vaccination centre in Truro
  • Life-saving Covid vaccines helped to decrease the UK’s death rate massively
  • Peasley pleaded guilty to causing criminal damage and was jailed for 21 개월
  • An anti-vaxxer who carried out a series of bomb hoaxes against a school and an NHS centre and repeatedly vandalised a 코로나 19 vaccination tent was jailed this week.

    Rodney Stuart Peasley, 66, caused the evacuation of a secondary school and sparked a major NHS incident as part of his hoax terrorism targeting people promoting life-saving Covid vaccines.

    The bomb hoaxer also slashed the tent of a vaccination centre set up by a GP surgery and sprayed graffiti on it that read, ‘No Vax 4 Kids’.

    Peasley, of Scorrier, 콘월, 형을 받았다 21 months in jail at Truro Crown Court on Friday.

    Rodney Stuart Peasley, 66, (사진) carried out a series of bomb hoaxes against a school and an NHS centre and repeatedly vandalised a Covid-19 vaccination tent

    Rodney Stuart Peasley, 66, (사진) carried out a series of bomb hoaxes against a school and an NHS centre and repeatedly vandalised a Covid-19 vaccination tent

    He pleaded guilty to four counts of criminal damage between October and November last year, as well as making three bomb hoax threats on November 19.

    Covid vaccines reduce the likelihood of people dying from the virus and have helped reduce the UK’s death rate massively.

    The court heard Richard Lander School in Truro was evacuated after Peasley left a voicemail and suggested to a receptionist there were explosive devices within the school.

    It was heard that the school had been due to give Covid vaccinations to students.

    The anti-vaxxer then went called Kernow Health, also in Truro, which was responsible for the administration of Covid vaccinations in the area.

    Peasley claimed there were multiple bomb devices planted on service vehicles that would detonate randomly over the following hour.

    Richard Lander School (사진) in Truro was evacuated after anti-vaxxer Peasley left a voicemail and suggested to a receptionist there were explosive devices within the school

    Richard Lander School (사진) in Truro was evacuated after anti-vaxxer Peasley left a voicemail and suggested to a receptionist there were explosive devices within the school

    This call was also taken seriously, leading to a number of NHS venues locking down and the NHS and police declaring a major incident.

    Peasley was later tracked down by police through his mobile phone number and arrested.

    The court heard in addition to bomb threats, Peasely was filmed on CCTV damaging a marquee at Mount Hawke surgery being used for Covid vaccination clinics.

    This happened on four separate occasions between October and November 2021, causing total damage worth £16,000.

    He slashed sections of the marquee, sprayed graffiti, set off a smoke pellet and spray painted CCTV cameras.

    안토니오 산체스가 연주하는 체코 국립 심포니 오케스트라, defending Peasley, said the defendant did not see himself as an ‘anti-vaxxerand claimed he been concerned with the safeguarding of young people for decades.

    The court heard in addition to bomb threats, Peasely was filmed on CCTV damaging a marquee at Mount Hawke surgery being used for Covid vaccination clinics. 사진: Richard Lander School, Truro

    The court heard in addition to bomb threats, Peasely was filmed on CCTV damaging a marquee at Mount Hawke surgery being used for Covid vaccination clinics. 사진: Richard Lander School, Truro

    Mr Smith said: ‘He is against the unilateral, uninformed, mass vaccination of young people, without them and their parents being given information.

    ‘This is a man who genuinely and sincerely cares about the safety and wellbeing of young people.

    He said Peasley had written to both the school and Kernow Health apologising for his actions a few days after the bomb threats.

    Sentencing Peasley, Judge Garnham said: ‘It is clear to me [the criminal damage] was part of a coordinated attack on premises involved in the vital work of providing Covid vaccinations to the people of Cornwall.

    ‘Bomb threats are a pernicious type of offence. They cause ordinary people going about their ordinary, lawful activities to be put in fear for their lives.

    ‘Here it is all the more serious because it involved a school and those in the provision of healthcare.

    하나, he noted the bomb hoaxer’s ‘genuine remorseand his early guilty pleas, which reduced his sentence.

    Peasley was sent to prison for 20 months for each bomb hoax, to run concurrently, with a further one month for each criminal damage offence, again to run concurrently to each other but in in addition to the first sentence.

    This amassed to a total of 21 영국 성범죄자 토니 알렉산더 킹의 소유물, half of which will be spent behind bars and the rest on licence.