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February 10, 2016

FREED: NO SHOW FOR THE SUGAR GRANNY

EPPING An 81-year-old woman accused of causing a major terrorism alert by posting an envelope of sugar to the House of Commons failed to attend court today (weds). Shirley Freed allegedly sparked security fears with the hoax on July 15 last year, intending that the condiment be mistaken for a deadly poison. The pensioner is also said to have carried out a similar stunt in September 2014 with an envelope sent to the offices of Epping Forest District Council. Freed has been charged with an offence under the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act which carries a maximum sentence of 14 years in prison if convicted. Freed failed to appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court for the second time within a month for a plea and case management hearing.

 
February 10, 2016

MUNDLE: 'NO-ONE WANTS TO SEE YOUR PENIS'

WALTHAMSTOW A teenager who flashed five women in just four days was spared jail so he can seek a cure and told by a judge: 'No one wants to see your penis.' Nathaniel Mundle, 19, exposed himself to five separate women close to the beauty spot including a young mother out cycling with her child. Mundle - dubbed the 'Marshes Flasher' - lurked in the area waiting for his victims who were out last July. His first victim was cycling along the pathway towards Lea Bridge Road on 10 July when Mundle jumped out in front of her, pulled down his trousers and exposed his penis. At around 8am the next day another woman was riding her bike through the underpass on the same road heading towards Lea Valley Park when she spotted Mundle pleasuring himself.

 



 
February 10, 2016

JUDGE LETS OFF FLASHER AND SAYS: 'NO ONE WANTS TO SEE YOUR KNOB'

HACKNEY, WALTHAMSTOW, EAST LONDON A teenager who flashed five women in just four days was spared jail so he can seek a cure and told by a judge: 'No one wants to see your penis.' Nathaniel Mundle, 19, exposed himself to five separate women close to the beauty spot including a young mother out cycling with her child. Mundle - dubbed the 'Marshes Flasher' - lurked in the area waiting for his victims who were out last July. His first victim was cycling along the pathway towards Lea Bridge Road on 10 July when Mundle jumped out in front of her, pulled down his trousers and exposed his penis.

 
February 10, 2016
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RAMAN: GAY JIHADIS FACE JAIL FOR PREPARING TERRORISM

CARDIFF, CIRENCESTER Three British Islamic extremists who helped a 17-year-old jihadist join Islamic State are today (weds) facing jail after a trial which threatened to out the teenage terrorist as gay. Aseel Muthana, now 18, followed in the footsteps of his 21-year-old brother, Nasser, when he left his Cardiff home in February 2014 for Syria. Nasser Muthana became one of the stars of the notorious terrorist propaganda video 'There is no life without Jihad', which was released to encourage young westerners to join ISIS. He was also made subject to UN sanctions along with other high-profile jihadists, including 'The Supermarket Jihadi' Omar Hussein, Scottish Jihadi bride Aqsa Mahmood and 'White Widow' Sally-Anne Jones. Forhad Rahman, 21, Kristen Brekke, 19, and Adeel Ulhaq, 21, were today (weds) each found guilty of helping his brother, Aseel Muthana, achieve his own terrorist goal.

 
February 10, 2016

BADU:NURSE WHO SLAPPED PATIENT ACROSS THE FACE SUSPENDED

LEICESTER A 'deplorable' nurse who slapped a vulnerable young patient across the face has been suspended for six months. Nora Badu had been singing with the patient at Oakham House, an adolescent in-patient unit in Leicester, during a night shift almost three years ago. But after the patient became agitated, she bent down and struck her across the face - hitting her in the mouth and nose. The nurse was later convicted of assault at Leicester Magistrates' Court.

 
February 10, 2016
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DRAKE: COP ESCAPES JAIL FOR SCOOTER CRASH BUT CAREER IS OVER

POPLAR A police officer who smashed into a scooter during a James Bond style chase leaving the rider with a shattered right leg and a pedestrian with a ruptured spleen has been spared jail. Lee Drake, 52, was being directed by CCTV operators to follow a black Mini thought to be driven by a disqualified driver as he sped through a red light. Drake was travelling at almost 50mph in a marked police car when he entered the junction of Cotton Street and East India Dock Road, Poplar, and crashed into the scooter on 5 June 2014. Rider Steven Marcel-Clement was thrown over the bonnet and suffered multiple fractures to his right leg, a fractured right shoulder and a shattered ankle. Pedestrian Tofayel Ahmed needed his spleen removed after Mr Marcel-Clement's scooter was thrown across the road and hit him as he stood on the central reservation waiting to cross.

 
February 10, 2016

DHILLON:ESTATE AGENT ACCUSED OF STEALING £20,000

KNIGHTSBRIDGE, CENTRAL LONDON; SLOUGH, BERKS An estate agent stole nearly £20,000 from her Knightsbridge employers during a seven-month crime spree, a court heard today (Weds). Amrit Dhillon, 42, allegedly thieved £19,627.20 from Marler and Marler in Sloane Street. Marler and Marler has been operating in Chelsea, Knightsbridge Belgravia and Kensington for more than 150 years. Dhillon is charged with theft by employee, between 5 February 2014 and 28 September 2014, and conspiracy to steal along with co-defendant Ronnie Baba.

 
February 10, 2016

ABDI:SERIAL SEX ATTACKER STRUCK WHILE ON POLICE BAIL

CANARY WHARF, POPLAR, BETHNAL GREEN, EAST LONDON A serial sex attacker who claimed his fifth victim while on police bail is facing years behind bars. Liban Abdi, 28, assaulted three women in three separate attacks on the same day on the streets of east London. The Somalian later dragged a fourth woman into an old pub car park and twice raped her, before telling her: 'I love Chinese and Japanese.' Abdi was arrested at home on 7 December 2014 and clothing, including a distinctive New York Yankees red and green striped hat, and a mobile phone was seized for forensic testing.

 
February 10, 2016
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BRADBURN: TATTOO TALK 'GAVE NURSE A WOODY'

GUILDFORD A smutty nurse who exposed himself to a colleague and repeatedly asked her for 'panty shots' has been struck off. Ian Bradburn lifted up the woman's tunic and pointed at her underwear while they were on duty at Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford. When the woman said she had an itchy thigh from a new tattoo he told her 'that's given me a woody'. Bradburn then asked to see the tattoo again, explaining 'I didn't actually look at it, I was busy looking at your minge'. The nurse described himself as a 'bum man', told his colleague he was going to 'bash one out', and asked if she 'would like to watch'.

 
February 10, 2016

TAHIR: JAIL FOR SEX ATTACKER WHO POUNCED ON LONE WOMEN

DALSTON A sex attacker who tried to rape two women on their way home from work has been jailed for 12 years. Usman Tahir, 25, 'actively sought out and preyed on lone victims in Dalston, east London. One of his victims was approached by Tahir on 24 September last year and frogmarched into a nearby street, forced to the ground and sexually assaulted. The woman managed to fight her attacker off and run to a stranger who called the police. CCTV investigations initially failed to identify the man responsible for the assault, but DNA retrieved from the victim matched that of another unsolved serious sexual assault. During that attack on 24 May last year, Tahir had forced the woman to the ground, seriously assaulted her and then repeatedly punched her in the face for trying to fight back.

 
February 10, 2016

THALAYASINGAM: FAMILY ROWS IN HARROW LED TO KNIFE ATTACK

HARROW A shop worker tried to cut his wife's cousin's neck because he blamed him for splitting his family, a court heard. Mohanraja Thalayasingam, 49, is alleged to have attacked Suthagar Ratnasingam with a knife in each hand at the home they shared in Harrow. Thalayasingam said the victim was to blame for family problems and called him a 'son of a c**t,' jurors heard. He then attacked Mr Ratnasingam with the knives, cutting his neck and hand, Southwark Crown Court heard. The incident is alleged to have taken place just after 2pm on September 15 last year at Thalayasingam's home on Clitheroe Avenue.


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