Man, 18, pleads guilty to manslaughter of PC Andrew Harper but denies murder

Man, 18, pleads guilty to manslaughter of PC Andrew Harper but denies murder after officer was dragged to his death under van as he investigated burglary

By Alexander Robertson For Mailonline

Published: 10:07 GMT, 7 January 2020 | Updated: 10:18 GMT, 7 January 2020

A teenager has admitted killing PC Andrew Harper after the officer was dragged to his death under a van as he investigated a burglary.

Henry Long, 18, appeared at the Old Bailey this morning where he denied murder but entered a plea of guilty to the lesser charge of manslaughter.

The Thames Valley Police officer was called to an £800,000 country house in Sulhamstead, Berkshire, to

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