Ice cream van turf war

An ice cream seller from West Yorkshire has received a suspended sentence after he confronted a rival with a crowbar.

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Ice cream wars

The rivalry between the two ice cream sellers, Mr Yummy - ice cream seller Zeheer Raman from Halifax and Mr Whippy - landed them in court after the confrontation erupted in violence. Lisa Adlam reports.


Mr Yummy ice cream seller confronts rival Mr Whippy with crowbar

Zeheer Ramzan, from Halifax and operated under the name of Mr Yummy, was filmed in a street in Blackburn confronting his Mr Whippy rival with a crowbar.

Handing out a 6 month suspended sentence and ordering him to do 250 hours of unpaid work Judge Leemin QC told Zaheer Ramzan he'd acted in a way which was disgraceful and unacceptable and said that he's escaped an immediate prison sentence by the skin of his teeth.

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