‘Jailhouse murder attack was based on corrupted Islam’

An Islamic extremist accused of trying to murder a prison officer at a maximum security jail was acting on his ‘twisted and corrupted’ ideology, a court heard. Convicted terrorist Brusthom Ziamani, 24, and Baz Hockton, 26, allegedly screamed: ‘Allahu Akbar’ and wore hoax suicide vests as they attacked Neil Trundle at HMP Whitemoor, Cambridgeshire. They ‘lured’ PO Trundle into a cupboard space off-limits to prisoners by asking him to fetch them a spoon before setting upon him with makeshift weapons…

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