Queen cousin Simon Bowes-Lyon goes to jail
Queen Elizabeth has to digest this news first. Your second cousin goes to jail. Simon Bowes-Lyon, the Earl of Strathmore, was sentenced by a court to 10 months’ imprisonment. In addition, the Scot is entered in a register of sex offenders for 10 years. That now reports “BBC”
The unknown woman reported the aristocrat to the police after the incident.
He pleaded guilty
After the fact, Simon Bowes-Lyon pleaded guilty. Queen Elizabeth’s cousin admitted to repeatedly pushing his victim onto a bed, grasping her tightly and repeatedly trying to take off her nightgown.
The 34-year-old apologized for his behavior and said he was drunk. “I am very ashamed of the actions that caused such distress to a guest in my house,” said the multimillionaire, adding: “I apologize above all to the woman concerned, but I also want to say myself to family, friends and colleagues I apologize for the distress that I caused them. ”
The victim still suffers from the crime to this day. “Even now – a year later – she still has the occasional nightmares and panics because you are sexually assaulting her,” said Sheriff Alastair Carmichael.