Man jailed for assaulting former girlfriend - Oxford


A man appeared at Oxford Crown Court yesterday, Thursday, 28 February 2013, and was sentenced to 27 months imprisonment for GBH.

Daniel Fitzsimons, 27, of Nightingale Avenue, Blackbird Leys, Oxford, pleaded guilty on 05 February to a serious assault against his ex-partner, which occurred in August 2012.

The victim, a 23-year-old woman who had previously been in a relationship with Fitzsimons, was assaulted by him at her home over a period of several hours. She sustained serious injuries during the attack, including a fractured skull and nose, which required treatment at hospital. The relationship between the victim and offender had ended prior to the assault.