Gordon Thompson, the man who admitted burning down the Reeves family-run furniture store
in Croydon, South London during the London riots on 8 August (11), will be sentenced on Wednesday (11Apr12).
A court heard that Thompson rioted in the streets before setting fire to the store which had been
there since 1867.
A woman can be seen jumping from a burning building in Surrey Street after rioting took place in Croydon, England on August 8, 2011.
Riots and looting have broken out all across Greater London and are now spreading across the country
following the shooting of Mark Duggan by police in Tottenham, North London on Friday, August 8th
London, England - 08.08.11